Hauling commuters out of downtown Minneapolis on a Friday afternoon is what Northstar is all about. Here the 501 has just passed Van Buren on the outskirts of downtown Minneapolis beginning its tr... (more)
While milling about in the Jordan Narrows and taking in the natural world, this commuter shooter roared by, scaring the fish and frightening the deer. I just had to photograph the spectacle. Image... (more)
A FrontRunner train on non-UTA tracks with wood ties passes through Harrisville, Utah this evening, north of Ogden. UTA has its own ~80 mile line with concrete ties between Ogden and Provo, but fo... (more)
A UTA FrontRunner commute and UP's LJL40 local run side by side through Lakota Junction in Orem on July 8, 2014. With a 79 mph track speed, the FrontRunner easily beat the UP local to Provo.
A UTA FrontRunner commute glides north past the long abandoned Utah Ore Sampler building in Murray. July 12, 2014
MBTA 010 leads the Caper Flyer across the bridge into Canal Junction. 010 must be the stud of the MBTA fleet; it seems to be a constant on the run to Hyannis, although I keep hoping they'll send a... (more)
MARC pulls into BWI as a test train with a new ACS-64 passes on track 3.
On an absolutely gorgeous Independence Day, VRE decided to start a "Firecracker Special" train to take people to Washington D.C. for the national fireworks. This train has engine V57 wit... (more)
A UTA FrontRunner commute crosses 4th North Street in Salt Lake City on June 13, 2014.
An Ogden to Provo UTA FrontRunner commute arrives at Salt Lake Central station on June 20, 2014. New snow from a storm system that passed by a couple of days previous is melting quickly on the slo... (more)
Utah Transit Authority FrontRunner commutes meet at Murray Central Station the evening of June 20, 2014.
A UTA FrontRunner commute meets a BNSF Railway Provo to Riverbank manifest at Murray Central Station the morning of June 14, 2014.
Northbound and southbound UTA FrontRunner commutes meet at South Jordan Station the morning of June 14, 2014. The lower track is Union Pacific's (former D&RGW) Provo Subdivision mainline that runs... (more)
Another load of commuters pulls into the Woodbridge Station.
Operating for the Manassas Railroad Festival