As the sun peeks above the horizon the mountains and desert above Mojave are a glow in the dawn of a new day. All the while the all to familiar sound of heavy dynamics simultaneously greets the da... (more)
Situated between Black Buttes and Point of Rocks on Union Pacific's Rawlins Subdivision is the old station site of Hallville, WY. Not much denotes Hallville these days sans for the old station sig... (more)
NS 214 is stopped for its crew change while Amtrak's eastbound "Cardinal" streaks by on the way to it Manassas stop, and points north.
Unknown to me, lower priority trains have recently started running from Global 4 to west coast ports via Bloomington, Springfield, and St. Louis as coal traffic is down. Seen here is an example of... (more)
NS 179 glides past the northbound signal at Erlanger, KY.
With the sun setting behind clouds and distant hills, two Union Pacific intermodal trains meet under the Wyoming Highway 89 overpass between Kemmerer and Cokeville. This part of the state is cert... (more)
A quiet summer evening is temporarily interrupted by the scream of AC traction motors as loaded sand train MALEAX treks westward across the Altoona Sub. The train had a 2x0x2 power formation which... (more)
UP 2746 leads 15556 tons of Corn for Arizona grain up out of Benson, AZ
Pulling out of Daley's Hole an eastbound shooter is climbing towards the crest of the continental divide at Hadsell, WY.
A pair of vintage American automobiles quietly observe the passage of a eastbound unit soda ash train as it sails through the ghostly remains of Bosler, WY.
Under a Wyoming sky an eastbound intermodal train drops down from Hadsell and into Rawlins in the heart of Wyoming's 'high desert'.
UP 2691 leads a Tacoma, WA bound stack train out of Benson, AZ
Union Pacific 2718 leads the UP Public Affairs train through Cienega Creek
The sun is setting on a long day as the crew ties down the power on a Union Pacific Officers Special.