CP 420 climbs the grade out of The Lakehead blowing for Spruce River Road
Northbound UP "Z train" rolls down the 1.8% Cascade Line in Oregon.
Under near whiteout conditions, CP 8755 and Soo 6027 pull 110 oil loads through cautionary limits with CP 8500 shoving on the rear.
A short eastbound Union Pacific freight descends the big horseshoe curve at Prichard Creek near Durkee, Oregon, on the afternoon of January 22, 2013. Three GEs and a SD40-2 are on the point in the... (more)
A UP gevo leads a former C&NW AC44 downhill just below Tunnel 1 on the Moffat Tunnel Subdivision. This train would meet Amtrak at newly-renamed Eisele siding, which used to be Clay.
With temperatures dropping over the last week or so, ice is starting to form on the lakes. No snow yet, though, so the fresh ice provides a decent reflection of westbound train 497 as it crosses ... (more)
After waiting for hotshot intermodal 101 to clear, a CP manifest resumes its trip to Calgary along the scenic Laggan subdivision. With only 178 axles, this puppy got up to track speed in no time!
Crossing the Colorado: A northbound Kansas City Southern freight crosses the Colorado River (not the same river in Colorado) at Wharton, Texas, on the afternoon of March 14, 2013. This bridge is l... (more)
BNSF 6060 leads an eastbound coal train east of Aurora.
As eastbound loaded coal train NS 766 disappears into Big Four Tunnel No. 1, NS J5M helpers led by NS' Lehigh Valley heritage ES44AC are illuminated by flash, as they grind upgrade toward Bluefiel... (more)
UP 2010, the Boy Scout 100th Anniversary Unit, comes into Roseville with the QPDRV (Portland, OR to Roseville, CA Quality Manifest) on a crisp fall afternoon
A CP manifest passes Castle Junction, between Banff and Lake Louise, on the Laggan subdivision.
In the Golden Hour, the NS Interstate Railroad Heritage unit is seen pushing hard on the rear of the eastbound intermodal train at the east end of Kinney Yard.
CSX U303-19 pounding the diamond at Devine Jct. as it's diverging off of the CSX Columbia Sub onto the Eastover Sub.
southbound CP train Frontenac