BNSF's Track Geometry car departs Minot and passes the Amtrak station on a cold November morning.
Norfolk Southern's Nickel Plate heritage unit passes the crippled water tower on its way West to the Bakken oil field for another fill up of sweet crude.
Working through the s-curves and over the rolling terrain of Western ND, a brand new SD70ACe leads a Blair Terminal (Seattle) to Logistics Park stack train over the busy single track Northern Tran... (more)
Built on July 31st, 2013, BNSF 8769 looks like she's right off the showroom floor, leading an Eastbound stack train down the hill into Berthold.
The orange snow fence lining the right-of-way is... (more)
NS's NKP heritage unit rolls West past the Berthold Farmers Elevator and the city water tower.
NS's Nickle Plate Road heritage unit passes the vintage grain elevator in the rural Des Lacs.
The NKP rolls West into the low afternoon sun, passing MP 44 on BNSF's Glasgow Subdivision.
Soaring high above the Gassman Coulee and South Branch Creek, the Nickle Plate Road Heritage unit leads a Hayti, MO to Trenton, ND oil empty on a gorgeous June afternoon.
Two SD60M's team up to make .8 horsepower-per-ton on a heavy Superior, WI to Williston, ND manifest, loaded up with Bakken bound sand, LPG empties and pipe loads.
Priority manifest traffic from Spokane, WA to Northtown, MN crosses the swollen South Branch Creek on a beautiful Saturday morning.
High priority intermodal traffic from South Seattle to Chicago, IL works hard through Epping, ND and up the .66% grade on the new alignment, passing one of two elevators on the original route thro... (more)
Autoracks from the IHB trot Westbound along the sandstone formations created by what is now the Yellowstone River and past a set of vintage Great Northern searchlights awaiting replacement.
BNSF 4575 passes through Ross North Dakota while a ross to superior grain train gets crewed and CSX crude oil empties bound for Manitou pauses while this intermodal comes roaring up the hill.
Manitou empties crawl over the swollen "Trestle Valley" behind a Brunswick Green painted Penn Central heritage unit.
BNSF's Northgate Local struggles out of Minot with a GP30 body leading the 94 car train.