Man's Best Friend
There's nothing like sharing an afternoon of railfanning with your best friend, even if she's a little crazy (and I'm not talking about my wife). On this chilly but ... (more)
Between the 450 m long Wiesen I tunnel and the 969 m long Bärentritt tunnel on the line from Filisur to Davos, there is a gap of only few more then 10 meter, where the passengers have a glimps of ... (more)
NS 7021 is Either meeting her fate at the torches or is getting prepared to have a new cab installed as 2 workers from JBS are taking her apart piece by piece
A very late NECR southbound cuts thru the early morning fog at Roxbury Vermont.
Amtrak No. 5, the westbound California Zephyr, has just exited 294-foot Tunnel 39 and is now threading 63-foot Tunnel 40 in the heart of Little Gore Canyon between Azure and Radium, Colorado, on t... (more)
A massive late spring storm covering several states temporarily gives a break to a few rays of sunshine as a westbound export coal train glides along the banks of Missouri River. This storm will b... (more)
A mid-summer severe thunderstorm associated with a major cold front terrioizes the small town of Nitro as it tears through the Kanawha Valley with heavy rains, thunder, and an impressive lightning... (more)
Dawn on the NS Reading Line, a loaded oil train lead by NS 6959 SD60E and a CP 8630 AC4400CW head east on a peaceful Summer morning.
Some days, everything that you want, comes together perfectly, such was the case as the GLC OSTN pulls a cut of damaged surplus military artillery equipment from Camp Grayling out of the yard in D... (more)
Iowa Pacific's excursion train that ran from Chicago Union Station to Edgerton on June 20, 2014 sits in the siding awaiting tomorrow's trip at Edgerton, WI, as the sunsets on a beautiful day.
VIA Rail’s train No. 2, the Canadian, rolls eastbound with 21 cars through Robertson’s Curve at Swan Landing, Alberta, on the afternoon of July 7, 2014. The spectacular Brule Range is softly refle... (more)
Emerging from the fog, Q676 rolls through the small town of Waxhaw, NC on a quiet Sunday morning.
Coming west into the yard at Bluefield is a manifest led by a CN Cowl unit.
Charging across the Mojave Desert in the early morning sun, the DPU of an eastbound grain train is silhouetted against the mountains at Hector.