After setting off a few cars at Canton, the Georgia Northeastern's second northbound of the day splits through a very desolate industrial compound near downtown. Some evening thunderstorms were br... (more)
The Silver Solarium brought up the rear of AmtrakCascades train 510 as it accelerates out of Edmonds, WA on a gray August morning. The train provides service between Seattle and Vancouver, BC with... (more)
UP 4343 heads up a westbound grain train at Hood River, OR as a breeze creates white caps on the Columbia River.
Neon in the NightA Green Line train heading to the West Valley Central terminus on March 13th, 2015. As it approaches the Arena Station, it passes the venerable old Union Pacific p... (more)
An 11 hour and 45 minute late Empire Builder running west of Cooks Washington. I had a ticket for this train from Spokane, WA to Bingen, WA. Once it got late enough that I would get home around ... (more)
A westbound intermodal train rounds a curve between Ethel and Hart.
A morning switch job departs Thief River Falls over the Red Lake River with a total two locomotives and two grain hoppers bound for Erskine.
Weaving through the golden Cuesta Hills three big road motors contend with gravity as they lift the westbound 'oil cans' up Cuesta grade on California's Central Coast. Cuesta has always been the m... (more)
Union Pacific's eastbound empty Trona coal buckets roll through Nebo (West Daggett) on BNSF's Needles Subdivision with a clean UP 1996 (Southern Pacific heritage) as its lead motor. The train, exe... (more)
BNSF 4518 has an eastbound Z train under control as it descends Stevens Pass along Nason Creek about a mile from Merritt, WA. The grade will level out somewhat at Merritt along faster speeds down ... (more)
With the Imperial Brewery in the background, two SW1500s cross Southwest Blvd after dropping a loaded lumber car. Canon 6D
"Fresh Overhaul on the Special"
Georgia Northeastern GP20 #316 & GP38 #2000 brings 19 cars north through Woodstock,GA on the old L&N Hook & Eye line. This was the second northbound of the day which was a rare event.
"ALCOs & MLWs Along Snag Pond"