A loaded coal train rolls south in the Powder River Basin near Bill, Wyoming on triple track. Back in 2005 BNSF and UP combined could generate more than 100 trains a day to/from area mines.
A coal train out of the Powder River Basin rolls east through Wendover Canyon along the North Platte River. The train could be headed south toward Denver or east to a Midwest power plant.
BNSF’s Cowley turn is northbound at Himes Canyon on June 23, 2017. The local originating out of Greybull is powered by a pair of six-motor EMDs—SD70MAC No. 8912 and SD60M No. 1410. This remote can... (more)
It's the hottest time of the year, so cool off with this chilly image of an Alaska Railroad lumber drag departing Seward on a late February morning. Recent snowstorms have dumped several feet of s... (more)
ARR 4325 with a five car Holland America HEX train, passes through the daylighted windy tunnel, in route to Denali National Park, to pick up passengers, to take to Anchorage, Alaska.
ARR 4318 leads Princess Cruise Lines DEX train, bound for Whittier, Alaska, for a meet with a cruise ship.
The Usabeli Coal Train, crosses the Tanana River, on the 700-foot Mears Memorial Bridge. When it was built in 1923, it was the second longest single-span steel railroad bridge in the country. Pres... (more)
SD70MAC 8859 leads a BNSF coal train over the South Platte River.
BNSF's Cowley Turn twists slowly thru the scenic Himes Canyon. The canyon is located where the Bighorn River cuts thru this mountain between Kane and Himes, Wyoming. .... The Cowley Turn originat... (more)
When is the last time you saw two Executive Mac's working together? These two take a freight down Mason Street in Fort Collins, Colorado. Kudos to whoever paired these two units for the run.
A matched set of Executive MAC's wait in the BNSF engine servicing yard for an assignment.
One of Alaska Railroads 12 HEP equipped SD70MACs leans into a sharp curve just south of Girdwood with a cruise train for Whittier in tow.
Burlington Northern Santa Fe SD70MAC number 9843 brings up the rear of a southbound coal train in Colorado Springs, CO on July 12, 2017.
Executive SD70MAC 9775 departs Galesburg with a westbound empty coal train, meeting a CREX GEVO leading the geometry train.