A lady crosses 6th Street almost unfazed that NS 191 is rumbling near less than a block away as it traverses the famous Augusta street. No worries though, it's only 10mph track speed! Boy, do I mi... (more)
Merry Christmas Amtrak. The first meaningful release of new cars from CAF in Elmira, 18 new Viewliner baggage cars, roll NB on the D&H on one of the gloomiest days possible. The cars had just com... (more)
Christmas City Express pauses by the nicely lit trees adjacent to Bentleyville.
The Great Salt Lake causeway of the Andes
DPUs crossing the slide near Fields, Oregon on the Cascade Subdivision. DPUs here take a beating from the smoke in the many tunnels between Oakridge and Cascade Summit.
At first we were a little disappointed with the few trains (almost all westbound and none uphill), as we waited this morning at the Cajon Pass on Sullivans curve. But then appeared as a great surp... (more)
After leaving Ollague near the Chile - Bolivia border, this ore concentrates train going to Calama and Mejillones on the Pacific Coast has just passed the ghost town and abandonned mine of Buenave... (more)
White River Junction, Vermont's Rotary Club Polar Express train operated on Saturday, December 13 and Sunday, December 14, with Vermont Railway GP40-2 303 (ex-Boston & Maine on old home turf) haul... (more)
Several minutes after the sun had set, the sky was still alive with color above Lake Pend Oreille as a westbound manifest rolled across the famous bridge over the lake.
From about as high as you can climb in Kingman Canyon the view is spectacular as we catch eastbound stacks winding their way through the canyon.
The power off inbound CSX Q640 heads for the engine service area with "new" power for the Finger Lakes Railway in central NY. The unit was rebuilt and painted into the Finger Lakes New Y... (more)
Amtrak No. 6, the eastbound California Zephyr, backs into Denver Union Station under the new trainshed on the pleasant Colorado night of December 6, 2014.
There was a lot of activity in the departure yard of Union Pacific's West Colton yard on a rainy night. A crew is working on BNSF 7703 to prepare it for departure to Barstow.
Meet at Elmhurst. An AMT deadhead movement being pushed by AMT 1345 is passing AMT 112 with AMT 1351 leading at Elmhurst Avenue, just east of Montreal West station. AMT 112 will head downto... (more)
Battle of Light. The signals at Noimi Jct. battle to protect the CN Minntac Sub from an oncoming train. The signals won and the train headed up the CN Missabe Sub.