BNSF ES44C4 #6906 approaching Tehachapi Summit on the point of a northbound stack train.
BNSF ES44C4 #6838 leading a J.B. Hunt stack train downgrade thru the Tehachapi mountains between the sidings of Marcel and Walong.
On the morning of August 13 I set out for the last silhouette shots of the year as the sun begins to rise further south. Arizona did not disappoint!
On the morning of August 26 I had a shot in mind, so I set up at a frequently visited spot for the glint. Like a few weeks prior had a few trains backed up. The auto train had been sitting there ... (more)
BNSF 4190 is headed west with a long string of auto racks in tow. One spot Ive been eyeing for quite some time that I finally got the shot.
An empty BNSF iron ore train heads back to Minnesota for another load of taconite. Directly in front of us is the Mississippi, covered in snow and ice.
Late in the afternoon, a southbound coal train meets a train with loads of "snap-track" headed for Argentine Yard.
Five big GEs roll off the summit of Curtis Hill with a hot eastbound Z train.
At midday in January 2015, an eastbound BNSF stack train heads out of Woodford, OK, the largest town by far for miles around. Woodward is both a railroad town and an oil refining center.
A Chili-MAC bring up the rear of an empty Georgia Power Plant R.W. Scherer coal train, passing the old Spring Street Tower.
A BNSF GEVO catches some sun under one an old Southern cantilever signal bridge.
After climbing through the more rugged section of Kingman Canyon, an eastbound intermodal sweeps around the big curve at the baseball diamonds on the south side of Kingman, just railroad east of t... (more)
Crossing Nason Creek, Five engines with No. 5792 leading lift a westbound BNSF Z up the eastside of the Cascade Mountains.
Late on a clear winter's day, a westbound intermodal train attacks the steepest part of Curtis Hill.