An eastbound coal drag has exited Byers Canyon and approaches Hot Sulphur Springs, CO.
The hottest train on the Oregon Division climbs the eastbound grade on the flanks of Mount Shasta.
With the morning sun casting light into the valley, 195 makes its way across the famous Coopers Trestle with the lead 3 motors online and smoking it up!
Shortly after sunset, the JS # 8225 2-8-2 leaves the coal washery (discharge point) Xuanmeichang with its pushed empty train back into the open coal pit of Sandaoling.
JS # 8173 2-8-2 steamlocomotive of the Sandaoling Coal Mine Railroad is pulling the first train of the day shift from the loading point in the pit up to the washery. In the background the about 30... (more)
The NS Santa Train heads west thru Niantic, IL.
The NS Santa Train heads west in the last light of day.
The BNSF Holiday Train for disadvantaged children, slides downhill from its turn around point at Summit and back to San Bernardino.
The BNSF Holiday Train for disadvantaged children, climbs toward Summit where it will stop and then return to San Bernardino. Smoke from the massive fire in Ventura can be seen.
It's about 7 F or -14 Celsius. The staff of the JS # 8225 2-8-2 steamlocomotive of the Sandaoling coal mine is warming up a frozen valve below the cab with a busket of red-hot coals.
It's about 7 F or -14 Celsius. After the morning shift change the JS # 8190 2-8-2 steamlocomotive of the Sandaoling coal mine is leaving Dongbolizhan as "morning passenger train" down to... (more)
Kazipet WDG-4D twins sporting fresh colors leading loaded BOXN consist towards Goa from Vasco da Gama.
Cold and snowy night at Thomaston Station. The returning 5pm train slowly comes to a stop at the station platform as people for the 7pm train wait to board.
NS 6775 (ex Conrail 5522) leads a mixed freight west through La Porte Indiana, at CP 462 on the Chicago Line.
There is always interesting things to see at the BNSF's engine servicing facility in Denver. Note the outbound freight leaving the Denver Yard