An empty coal train cruises through the plains near Arvada, Wyoming on the Big Horn Subdivision.
An empty coal train passes one of the many small ranches in the hills east of Sheridan along the Big Horn Subdivision.
A BNSF ES44DC idles on a rail train tied down at Hurt Connection in Hurt, Virginia on a dreary August day.
Originally built for AT&SF 51 years ago as GP35 in the Bluebonnet scheme, BNSF 2697 has been rebuilt a number of times and now muscles freight cars in the Denver Yard as a GP39-3.
It was a full house at the BNSF engine servicing facility including some interesting power like BNSF 573, a former Warbonnet B40-8W.
BNSF coal empties skirt the edge of an open pit mine in the Powder River Basin.
BNSF coal empties enter the Powder River Basin to be loaded with black diamonds. In the background is the Coal Creek Mine, one of more than a dozen mines served by rail between Gillette and Bill, ... (more)
BNSF 6292 leads the UCHELGS ballast train over some spectacularly bleak scenery as it speeds towards Raton Pass and eventually Levy, NM. The Southern Colorado desert is quite vast, as evident from... (more)
On Saturday, I caught the BNSF 670 and 688 leading the Knoche-Argentine transfer rolling through the West Bottoms and under Kansas City's distinctive 12th St. viaduct.
Evening light illuminates a westbound stack train blasting around the curve at the W.E. of Matfield Green, Kansas.
Night time sets in over the city as a BNSF grain train knocks down the signal at Wichita South Junction.
An empty coal train cruises through the high plains of eastern Wyoming on its way back to the Powder River Basin.
An empty coal train rolls past the old grain elevator in Wyarno on its way back to the Powder River Basin.
BNSF 6108 powers westbound empties.
Two AC44C4s & an ES44DC lead a westbound manifest.