A freshly repainted SD40-2 leads a 89 car Grand Forks-Northtown manifest.
A BNSF tanker train passes through the curve at Oro Grande.
A BNBF Intermodal train approaches Barstow Station under the hot desert sun.
ES44DC locomotives lead a manifest train through the curves in the mountains with highway I-15 in the background.
Standing on a old farm road bridge over the tracks near Wyaconda, Missouri provided a great location to watch trains on the Transcon. This Dash 9 crept up and stopped due to congestion caused by ... (more)
As a result of the February Midwest blizzard the Burlington Northern Santa Fe operated their Jordan spreader over many of their Illinois lines. On February 5th the plow work train is at Waterman,... (more)
Despite being double track, the Transcon was bogged down with maintenance activity. Low priority trains like this one were stacked up waiting, while higher priority trains ran around them here at... (more)
A track inspection train passes west bound through Wyaconda.
A high priority westbound train moving quickly at Medill on a clear and cold day.
The day is almost over in western New Mexico as this westbound stack train works upgrade from Bacca toward the setting sun. Thoreau and the continental divide are a few miles ahead.
With all three of BNSF's "heritage" paint schemes on the head end, an eastbound empty grain train heads through Essex on the Hi-Line Sub Main 1. BNSF ES44AC #5802 sports Heritage 3 color... (more)
Bracketed by two BNSF GEVOs, a work train heads west on Main 2 hauling old concrete ties from a work site further east.