UP 8020 slugs a West Colton-bound manifest up the Tehachapi Loop on a cool January morning on the mountain.
Car # 1 of the Stoos funicular railway, which opened in december 2017 and is the steepest in the world (110 % or 48 degrees), viewed from the valley station Schlattli. The four passenger compartme... (more)
Car # 1 of the Stoos funicular railway, which opened in december 2017 and is the steepest in the world (110 % or 48 degrees), entering the uppermost tunnel, riding down. The four passenger compart... (more)
Working upgrade out of Caliente and through Tunnel 1, BNSF 4258 and another clean leader on the point lug an eastbound Willow Springs-bound Z train toward Tunnel 2.
A Rough Morning on Tehachapi. Following an extensive delay on the mountain due to broken rail between Woodford and Walong, with a train in every siding between Marcel and Bena (with some p... (more)
An Engineering Marvel of its Time...and Today. You've all heard of it, with many making the trip from far and wide to see it - the Tehachapi Loop. Planned and executed by the Southern Paci... (more)
Rarely Photographed. Rockport Tunnel is located in the Lehigh River gorge on ex Lehigh Valley trackage. Photographing the tunnel requires a lot of hiking, and a lot of luck to get a train... (more)
The thunder rolls. On a cold stormy day in Northern California, Union Pacific 6662 guides a heavy MNPRVX around the Williams Loop, east of Quincy. At over 7,000' in length, this train easily has t... (more)
Westbound Canadian National freight No. 301 blasts out of Tunnel 67.6 at Martel, British Columbia, in the Thompson River Canyon on September 26, 2015.
With the last half of its train still snaking through Bealville, BNSF 3741 leads this afternoon's edition of the RICBAR out of Tunnel 3 and toward Cliff.
Finding the morning light as it peaks out of Tunnel 10, BNSF 7161 leads a Barstow-bound manifest off the Tehachapi Loop and towards Marcel.
A former B&O GP40-2 brings geometry train W001-14 out of Tunnel 29 at Speers Ferry, Virginia on the famous Clinchfield.
The southbound Vermonter exits the tunnel in downtown Bellows Falls about 1 hour 10 minutes late.
Freight train of TRANSAP railway with duo of EMD SD39-3M, route Barrancas (San Antonio) - Los Lirios (near Rancagua city), loaded with sulfuric acid for export to great copper mines of northern Ch... (more)
New England Central Railroad’s St. Albans, Vermont to Palmer, Massachusetts train 324/611-05 exits the Bellows Falls tunnel with the NECR SD40M-2 quartet, NECR 3474, 3405, 3478, and 3475.