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)
With three GEs on the point and two more bringing up the rear, all working hard to keep it's battle with gravity in check, a Roseville bound manifest negotiates the most famous portion of rail on ... (more)
THIS HOUSE IS FOR SALE!!! Seriously, if you are interested in having this view from your porch, this property is on the market. I have no idea if the porch furniture is included. :) What y... (more)
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: The number of locomotives occupying "Larry's Alley" now stretches back even more and under the overpass considerably. Still sad to see my buddie... (more)
In a beautiful late afternoon light an eastbound unit train crosses the Humboldt river on the former Western Pacific tracks. You see the original Central Pacific grade of 1868 coming from the righ... (more)
Amtrak P448 Is Running About A Hour And A Half late After Hitting A Tree Somewhere Up The Line, Did Some Damage To The Leader A Broken Ditch Light And A Huge Branch Stuck On The Front Of The Train... (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)
CRDC job with new paint scheme on newly built unit from RELCO looking somewhat like a strangely modified MK1500D
A sight to behold. Moments ago this road was gridlocked with cars. My friends didn't believe that the train would even attempt to go down the road, but the conductor and brakeman put on quite a sh... (more)
An SD45 led KCKSPO rolls west along the Cabinet Gorge reservoir between Noxon and Heron, MT.
Northbound freight with passengers.
The crew secures a cable knocked lose by snow and ice. Photo taken with permission and necessary PPE.
NS 8500 (ex NS 8305) and NS 8501 (ex NS 8309) are the first two GE C40-8.5's to be completed by the Roanoke shops. They have arrived at Altoona's Juniata Shops for their emissions testing and a ne... (more)
You can't get any closer to this shot than this without trespassing. I guess the speling on the sign is exceptable...