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.
A push-pull train from Davos to Filisur is crossing the Wiesen Viaduct.
Chicago bound making a station stop.
Norfolk Southern GP33ECO's 4700 (assigned to Chicago) and 4715 (assigned to Atlanta) glisten together for the first time in the cool morning sunshine outside the paint shop at Altoona's Juniata Sh... (more)
Dawn finds Canadian National #529 rolling through Pointe St-Charles as it enters Montreal on its way to Tachereau Yard. Ironically, the CN locomotive is a former Chicago & North Western.
This was K080 one day after 19 cars derailed in the Boomer/ Mount Carbon area. No fatalities have been reported, and only damages besides the track is a burnt down home and truck. The cars were st... (more)
Upon entering Nebraska out of Iowa it's practically impossible to miss this Centennial and the massive UP Bigboy that sit high up on the bluff in Kenefick Park overlooking Interstate 80.
Snowy McEwen Sunrise. A mountain snow flurry that drifted in from the nearby Elkhorns continues to lightly dust the McEwen Yard, as the sun rises amid breaking clouds to the east. This sur... (more)
CN 309 leave Joffre Yard by a beautiful afternoon.
The rails this local rides on are 102 years, and they definitely show their age. They almost look as though they should be abandoned, but once a week, the Fredericksburg area local runs in here, a... (more)
Metra Cars on Dubbers Spur - After a short hike across the hill from Jacumba Road, the line of five former Chicago Metra cars come into view on Dubbers Spur.
The track on the left is t... (more)
The KCT will build another 75 car unit scrap train later today, which will leave town as BNSF Train U KCKHKM0 02T with a trio of engines. The ES44C4 was built in February 2014, the newest unit I'... (more)
Goat Canyon - The rail line through the Carrizo Gorge was constructed starting in 1906 and it opened in 1919.
Here, an old Santa Fe hopper stands on a siding at Goat Canyon next to the ... (more)
Yellow Box Wreck - On or about May 5, 1965, a student engineer on his first day of work accelerated too fast around the turn by passing Tunnel 7 and this yellow box car derailed.
The car... (more)
The Rio Grande Zephyr train No. 18 is a few minutes from its regular station stop at Helper as it passes Castle Gate on Dec. 17, 1978.