Tehachapi Pass...One of the most popular railfan destinations in the United States, arguably in the world, is the Tehachapi Loop in Southern California. Located in the Tehachapi Mountain ra... (more)
If you need a fix of Burlington Northern Cascade Green, you can find a number of former BN units working in the Denver Yard or waiting at the engine servicing facility.
The westbound Zephyr has a lot of time to make up as it departs Denver westbound. Guessing a failure in one of the P42DCs was a contributing factor to the delay as a BNSF ES44DC has been added to ... (more)
A matching trio of 'Heritage 2' Dash 9s are on the point of a 12,921 ton Kansas City to Barstow manifest as it passes by an aging barn just a few miles west of Emporia.
With a freshly washed C4 on the point and a relatively new one riding second, a westbound Z train drops downgrade into Caliente as an eastbound manifest waits in town to meet it. Following the Z's... (more)
From high above the old bottleneck section between Walong and Marcel sidings, the locomotives of a BNSF auto rack train exit tunnel 10 and the Tehachapi Loop while the tail end still climbs up aro... (more)
Echoing GE locomotives, from a very long BNSF stack train, roar through the green hills of Tehachapi climbing the grade in early morning light, above the Tehachapi loop at Marcel. The upper elevat... (more)
Dragging a load from the NW Industrial to Willbridge.
BNSF EMD SD70MAC No. 9879 leads a westbound coal train past the shore of Barr Lake at Barr, Colorado, on the morning of November 26, 2010.
Just an everyday scene at BNSF's Topeka shops. As often as this scene repeats itself, I rarely stop in to document it. However, while down there for something else, I decided to spend some pixel... (more)
Top Ten of 2017. With 2017 in the books, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from the past year.10. A major factor in choosing a location to view the total sola... (more)
Historic Consist. On this day, near Columbia, SC, we had an amazing consist on what usually is a fairly humdrum daily train, NS 192. It was led by a BNSF SD70 MAC in the older paint scheme... (more)
A few minutes after getting a track warrant to move toward Concordia, BNSF 8038 West crosses Mud Creek with the Gavilon grain terminal looming in the background.
Work train heads through Northtown.
An empty BNSF garbage train heads west through the first of an immediate series of four tunnels just west of Lyle. The end of the train can be seen on the right side of the plateau formation.