As severe thunderstorms in the distance light up the night sky, BNSF 6792 east approaches the crossing at Oil Mills Road. Soon the doublestack train will pull in to Sweetwater, Texas for a crew ch... (more)
BNSF intermodal train led by GE ES44C4 No. 6541 running around another train parked in the siding at Palmo. Due to a derailment further south in the Tehachapi Mountains, manifest trains such as BN... (more)
BNSF 6967 snakes around the curve at Blue Mountain Road leading the QPVDVJ-14 towards Denver.
Signals of a bygone era of railroading stand tall still in Verona. For now westbound freight zooms past on a summer evening in Illinois.
From cloudy to blinding light...
An almost hopeless and gloomy day around Darling with slow traffic started to look better as the day went on. With trains getting stuck around Winslow due to si... (more)
3 GE's on the head end and 2 on the rear. This BNSF Stack train coasts through the sagging tracks West of Canyon Diablo, as it makes its way down to Winslow for crew change.
The head end power and the rear DPU's of this LA bound stack train can be seen as it rounds a big curve near Arrowhead Junction, CA on the Needles Subdivision.
Having just swapped crews at Needles, the BNSF 6902 bound for LA wastes no time getting out of town as it speeds across the Needles Subdivision.
FEC 226 wanders through St. Augustine with some power balancing in the lashup.
The sun peeks out for a brief moment as BNSF ES44C4 No. 7092 leads the daily hot Alliance-Portland intermodal (Q ALTPTL6 11F) north through the countryside at Longs Peak, Colorado on August 12, 20... (more)
A new BNSF ES44C4 leads the West Colton to Barstow manifest at Silverwood.
BNSF 8047 leads a westbound loaded coal train across the Transcon near Continental Divide, New Mexico. This coal train came off of the Lee Ranch Sub at West Baca near Prewitt, NM.
With the sun just minutes from falling behind the horizon, BNSF 6631 leads an eastbound stack train across the Arizona desert nearing its crew change point at Winslow.
Ascending Tehachapi Pass on its way to Barstow from Bakersfield, five BNSF locomotives pull a stack train across UP's Mojave Subdivision on the beautiful, and still usually green, Tehachapi Pass i... (more)