On a glorious winter afternoon (hard to believe) a BNSF empty coal train is just about to head over Highway 99 in Delta, BC on the BC Rail Port Sub as it heads for home trackage en-route back to t... (more)
A late running south freight rolls under the Old Glen Highway near Matanuska Junction. Not often at this time of year do you get an opportunity to catch the south freight in daylight hours. Chalk ... (more)
188's power a Mac and a GP40 sit outside the shops on a cold and misty night.
The sun has just set behind Mt Susitna of the Alaska Range Mountains as the Coastal Classic makes it's way north up the Turnagain Arm bound for Anchorage.
Engineer Davis and crew have their 4 MACs and 51 empty flatcars well in hand. While all that power isn't necessary for the trip south to Seward all of that horsepower will be required to get the l... (more)
A northbound grain train rolls through a snow-filled Waxhaw, NC behind two CSX SD70ACs and a Dash 8.
We had hoped to hike in to Hurricane Bridge to shoot the SB passenger train with a winter scene but with waist deep snow we settled on the not often photographed NSS Hurricane instead.
NS 211 has Executive Unit 9776 in the lead on a cold February afternoon
With wind and rain blowing through Powder River Basin, DPU’s of a northbound BNSF coal train pass through Converse Junction, Wyoming, on June 13, 2014, passing another BNSF SD70MAC DPU on a train ... (more)
Empty coal hoppers and BNSF power reflecting off the calm water. Seen here rounding one of the numerous curves along the Missouri River through Montana's Lombard Canyon. You can check out some of... (more)
A crude oil sits in the siding at Shabbona, IL waiting on two westbounds to pass through on the BNSF Aurora Sub.
The snow is falling fast, requiring crews to diligently clean the switches in the Denver Yard.
"The Midnight Sun." Railroaders know no days or times, all we know is work. Therefore, the yard lights are often our sunshine. Here, a pair of Conrail SD70MACs rest under the artificial ... (more)
A matching trio of former BN Executive SD70MAC's lead an empty Roberts Bank coal train over the jointed rail of Montana Rail Link's 10th Subdivision on a warm, albeit wet Winter morning.