Eastbound Union Pacific MNYRO is approaching Tunnel 39 and Little Gore Canyon west of Azure, Colorado, on the morning of August 3, 2014.
Helena based helpers are cutting out of the middle of a westbound BNSF coal load.They escape into the pocket track here, the coal load doubles up and proceeds west.
BNSF 4731 slowly creeps up along side BNSF 9281 at BNSF's small Kelly Lake yard. The BNSF 4731 is leading a Tex-Mex train loaded with taconite pellets from United Taconite bound for Mexico while ... (more)
NS 1104 leads a westbound stacker along Norfolk Southern's Chicago Line and through Ogden Dunes, IN.
The eastbound Day Gas with a head-end pickup from Paradise approaches the summit of Evaro Hill with the larch on the slopes lit up gold.
CN train M338, Waterloo, IA to Gary, IN (Kirk Yard), crawls through the tunnel at East Dubuque with Penn Central heritage up front and the Pennsy heritage unit stuck in the middle of the 11,500ft ... (more)
KCS SD70ACe #4124 leads a loaded Norfolk Southern grain train east on the NS (former N&W) Columbus District on a brisk, early spring afternoon. Just after this photograph was taken, the crew woul... (more)
UP 8600, 7119, & 6675 lead an eastbound intermodal train.
CSX K040 is seen passing an empty Manville Yard as the train leaves Conrail Shared Assets territory and makes its way onto the CSX Trenton Subdivision with a rare foreign visitor leading the way.
NS 224 crosses Lake Cumberland at Burnside, KY with the Virginian heritage unit leading.
After interchanging cars with local line Vicksburg Southern KCS job JB101 was eastbound struggling up the steep climb away from the Mississippi River near downtown Vicksburg.
The sun was just coming off the northeastern horizon when I first made out the distant silhouette of a train through my binoculars, having just began the descent from Grass Lake. At that point, Mo... (more)