It's late morning as an eastbound empty grainer emerges from the Yakima River Canyon.
Fleeing from the storm - SD70MAC #9689, together with ES44DC #7864 and CSX leasing unit ES44DC #5221 are hauling a heavy crude oil train up the Bozemann Pass. In between the train an additional th... (more)
The "011" job is seen here at the West end of Gateley Siding as it scoots back towards North Bay. It's hauling cars back from the nearby Carbon plant and will make it just another mile before tyi... (more)
Norfolk Southern Freight Train 153 makes their way Westbound as they roar through Fruithurst, AL. With BNSF (former ATSF) C44-9W Warbonnet 669 on the point
NS 119, with it's west coast leader, has just past "Cathouse" (the signal near Bank of America Stadium; home of the Carolina Panthers, hint the name CAThouse) and is now accelerating towards Atlan... (more)
After dropping off their train at UP's Neff Yard, BNSF GP39-2R #2830 rolls light past CP M281 Lydia Ave. on the Kansas City Terminal. The 2830 was built as the CB&Q 944, though the GN-inspired co... (more)
Due to congestion on the northern transcon, BNSF has been re-routing their S LPCTAC's and S LPCSEA's via the Southern Transcon and the California Valley. Due to clearance restrictions up North, t... (more)
Mid-America Car in Kansas City, MO can always be counted on for variety, and my trip there this past weekend was no exception. Here, we've got a BNSF 70MAC in for engine work, a wreck damaged CSX... (more)
A pair of SD70MACs ride along as DPUs on an eastbound empty coal train entering the scenic Lombard Canyon on MRL's Second Sub.
Southbound, along Puget Sound Between Steilacoom and Solo Point, Washington. Lucky deal to know someone who owns a motorboat :).
During my venture away from the east coast, I stumble upon two light engines going to pick of some cars, knowing i had time to setup, I was in no hurry to set the tripod up and be prepared for the... (more)
A Lincoln paces a grain train accelerating up the grade of Mullan Pass on a beautiful summer evening.