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By D.C. Jesse Burkhardt

The Columbia River Gorge is a land of scenic ask yourself, respected via travelers for its good looks and by means of recreationalists for its fishing, windsurfing, mountaineering, and rafting. The zone is additionally a tremendous transportation hall, domestic to 2 very important east-west railroad routes: Burlington Northern Santa Fe at the Washington facet of the Columbia River and Union Pacific at the Oregon part. each day, dozens of freight trains�as good as Amtrak passenger trains�snake alongside on contrary banks of the huge river, and rail operations became a vital part of the pulse of the gorge. the colourful pictures during this paintings have a good time the artwork and magic of the trains that movement items and passengers via this remarkable, rugged landscape.

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