Washington Railroads (Washington)

Last Updated: October 5, 2021, 6:54 am

Frequencies

BNSF Railway

Bellingham Subdivision
MP 0 (PA Junction/Everett) to MP 120 (Canadian Border)

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Belli PA Jct to Canadian Border FMN Railroad
161.16000 BM CSQ BNSF70 Yard Burlington Yard FMN Railroad
160.32000 BM CSQ BNSF14 Yard Delta Yard FMN Railroad
161.01000 BM CSQ BNSF60 Yard Delta Yard FMN Railroad
161.10000 BM CSQ BNSF66 Yard Everett Yard FMN Railroad
Cherry Point Subdivision
MP 0 (Custer) to MP 9 (Cherry Point)

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF75 Cherr Custer to Cherry Point FMN Railroad
161.01000 BM CSQ BNSF60 Cherr Arco Lead FMN Railroad
Columbia River Subdivsion
MP 1480 (Latah Junction/Spokane) to MP 1650 (Wenatchee)

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.10000 BM CSQ BNSF66 Colum Latah Jct to Wenatchee FMN Railroad
161.16000 BM CSQ BNSF70 Yard Wenatchee Yard FMN Railroad
Kettle Falls Subdivision
MP 1476 (Napa Street/Spokane) to MP 64 Chewelah (Kettle Falls Railroad). At Dean milepost change from MP 1436 to MP 13.8 northward

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Kettl Chewelah to Napa Street FMN Railroad
Lakeside Subdivision
MP 1 (Sunset Junction/Spokane) to MP 147 (SP&S Junction/Kennewick)

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Lakes Sunset Jct to Marshall FMN Railroad
161.16000 BM CSQ BNSF70 Lakes Marshall to Pasco East FMN Railroad
161.44500 BM CSQ BNSF89 Lakes Pasco East to SPS Jct FMN Railroad
Scenic Subdivsion
MP 0 (Seattle/King Street) to MP 1650 (Wenatchee). At Everett Junction the milepost change from MP32 to MP1784 and decrease eastward

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.16000 BM CSQ BNSF70 Sceni Seattle to MP18 FMN Railroad
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Sceni MP18 to Lowell FMN Railroad
161.10000 BM CSQ BNSF66 Sceni Lowell to Wenatchee FMN Railroad
160.92000 BM CSQ BNSF54 MOW Maintenance of Way FMN Railroad
Seattle Subdivison
MP 0 (Seattle/King Street) to MP 136 (Vancouver). Milepost reset at MP40 (21st Street) to MP 0 southward

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.16000 BM CSQ BNSF70 Seatt Seattle to Tukwila FMN Railroad
161.41500 BM CSQ BNSF87 Seatt Tukwila to Tenino FMN Railroad
161.10000 BM CSQ BNSF66 Seatt Tenino to North Vancouver Junction FMN Railroad
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Seatt North Vancouver Junction to Vancouver FMN Railroad
160.65000 BM CSQ BNSF36 Yard Balmer Yard FMN Railroad
161.31000 BM CSQ BNSF80 Yard Balmer Yard Hump FMN Railroad
161.01000 BM CSQ BNSF60 Yard Stacy Yard FMN Railroad
161.37000 BM CSQ BNSF84 Seatt Tacoma Locomotive Servicing FMN Railroad
Stampede Subdivision
MP 0 (Ellensburg) to MP 103 (Rainier)

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Stamp Ellensburg to Rainier FMN Railroad
Sumas Subdivision
MP 16 (Burlington) to MP 127 (Sumas)

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Sumas Burlington to Sumas FMN Railroad
161.01000 BM CSQ BNSF60 Yard Sumas Yard FMN Railroad
Yakima Valley Subdivsion
MP 1 (SP&S Junction/Kennewick) to MP 127 (Ellensburg)

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.25000 BM CSQ BNSF76 Yakim SPS Junction to Ellensburg FMN Railroad
161.10000 BM CSQ BNSF66 Yard Yakima Yard FMN Railroad
161.04000 BM CSQ BNSF62 MOW Maintenance of Way FMN Railroad

Union Pacific

Ayer Subdivision
MP 184 (Hinkle OR) to MP 355 (Fish Lake/BNSF Connection). Movements between Fish Lake and Spokane are on the BNSF

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.74000 BM CSQ UP42 Ayer Hinkle to Fish Lake FMN Railroad
Seattle Subdivison
MP 6 (Peninsula Junction/Portland OR) to MP 181 (Seattle WA). Between Peninsula Junction (MP 7) and Reservation (MP 146) - and Tukwila (MP 173) and Argo (MP 180) tracks are controlled by BNSF. Fife Yard is served by multiple railroads in Tacoma

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.51500 BM CSQ UP27 Seattle Portland to Seattle (UP Trackage) FMN Railroad
161.16000 BM CSQ BNSF70 Seatt Portland to Seattle (BNSF Trackage) FMN Railroad
160.23000 RM CSQ UP08 Yard Fife Yard FMN Railroad
160.35000 BM CSQ UP16 Yard Fife Yard FMN Railroad
161.10000 BM CSQ UP66 Yard Fife Yard FMN Railroad
Spokane Subdivison
MP 2 (BNSF Connection/Spokane WA) to MP 140 (Eastport ID). Movements between Fish Lake and Spokane are on BNSF

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.74000 BM CSQ UP42 Spokane Spokane to Eastport FMN Railroad
Yakima Subdivison
MP 0 (Wallula) to MP 7 (Villard Junction). The Kalan Bridge operates on Marine channels 13 and 16 for rail annoucements

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.74000 BM CSQ UP42 Yakima Wallula to Villard Junction FMN Railroad

Ballard Terminal Railroad

Operations
Ballard Terminal Railroad operates a three mile terminal railroad in the Ballard area of Seattle. The company also owns and operates the Eastern Terminal Railroad and Meeker Southern Railroad

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.63500 BM CSQ BTDL35 Ops Operations FMN Railroad

Columbia Basin Railroad

Operations
Columbia Basin Railroad is headquartered in Warden and operated trackage north to Moses Lake and south to Connell

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.84500WPKG605 BM CSQ CBRW49 Ops Operations FMN Railroad
160.90500WPKG605 BM CSQ CBRW59 Ops Opearation FMN Railroad
161.35500WPKG605 BM CSQ CBRW83 Ops Operations FMN Railroad

Kettle Falls International Railway

Operations
Kettle Falls International Railway operates in the general area of Kettle Falls and operates over 133 miles of former BNSF trackage in Northeastern Washington State and Southeastern British Columbia

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.23000WQCG648 BM CSQ KRF8 Switch Switching FMN Railroad

Puget Sound Pacific Railroad

Operations
Puget Sound & Pacific Railroad operates out of Centralia and Port of Grays Harbor

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.47500 BM PSAP91 Road Road FMN Railroad

Tacoma Rail

Capital Division
Tacoma Rail is operated by the Tacoma Public Utilities and provides freight services with 204 miles of track in three operating divisions within Pierce, Thurston and Lewis counties.

Capital Division operates between South Tacoma and Tumwater. It has trackage rights over the BNSF between Nisqually and East Olympia

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.57500 BM CSQ TMBL31 Road Road FMN Railroad
161.10000 BM CSQ TMBL66 Road Road FMN Railroad
161.19000 BM CSQ TMBL72 Yard Yard FMN Railroad
161.29500 BM CSQ TMBL79 Yard Yard FMN Railroad
Mountain Division
The Mountain Division consists of 132 route miles extending from Tacoma through Frederickson, where it splits with one line from Eatonville to Morton, and another to Centralia and Chehalis. It is owned by the City of Tacoma by operated by Tacoma Rail

Tidelands Division
The Tidelands division serves all four intermodal terminals within the Port of Tacoma: the North Intermodal Yard, Pierce County Terminal, the South Intermodal Yard and Washington United Terminals

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.44500 BM CSQ TMBL89 Yard Tide Flats Yard FMN Railroad

Tri-City Railroad

Operations
Tri-City Railroad operates within and around the Port of Benton in Richland

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.33500 BM CSQ TCRY15 Port Port of Benton FMN Railroad

Yakima Central Railroad

Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad

Operations
Mount Rainier Scenic Railroad is a heritage railroad that operates between Elbe and Mineral

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.63500WNNT219 BM MRSR35 Ops Operations FMN Railroad

Northwest Railway Museum

Operations
Northwest Railway Museum is located in Snoqualmie and also operates the Snoqualmie Valley Railroad

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.56000KSI774 BM CSQ NWRM30 Ops Operations FMN Railroad
160.81500KSI774 BM CSQ NWRM47 Ops Operations FMN Railroad
161.29500KSI774 BM CSQ NWRM79 Ops Operations FMN Railroad
161.38500 M CSQ NWRM85 Ops Operations FMN Railroad

Cascade Columbia River Railroad

Operations

The Cascade and Columbia River Railroad is a short line railroad located in Omak, WA

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
160.78500 BM CSQ CCR45 Ops Operations FMN Railroad

Pend Orielle Valley Railroad

Operations

The Pend Oreille Valley Railroad is a shortline railroad located in Usk, in northeast Washington.

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.41500 BM CSQ POVR87 Ops Operations FMN Railroad

Washington Eastern Railroad

Operations

The Washington Eastern Railroad is a shortline railroad located in Medical Lake, in northeast Washington.

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.19000 BM CSQ WERR72 Ops Operations FMN Railroad