BNSF 9646 leads a fast freight through the farmland north or Longmont, Colorado.
The BNSF Barstow to Rock Island turn rarely rates 6-axle power, but on this day a former Santa Fe rebuilt SD45-2 gets the honors in downtown Moline.
The BNSF Barstow to Rock Island turn sports a freshly repainted GP50 with an added numberboard brow in downtown Moline.
After meeting the Boron local just west of here, BNSF 5242 brings its eastbound manifest one step closer to Barstow as it hustles across the Mojave Desert community of Hinkley.
BNSF 8075 northbound out of Alliance, with a manifest, creates it's own blizzard.
BNSF 6589, NS 9691, & BNSF 7877 lead two Boeing fuselages westbound.
Just before heading back east, the West Local poses in front of the ex-GN depot at Morris, MN. Once a stop for the mighty Empire Builder, the only passenger trains this station sees is the occasio... (more)
BNSF 2045 has finished its work in town and backs the power back onto the train to head east. The ex-BN caboose was a nice, unusual treat.
Just as one loaded coal train slowly climbs up Crawford Hill, an empty coal train begins to descend the grade. The helpers on the loaded train would be cut off as they pass below the bridge.
A former Santa Fe bluebonnet rests in Temple, TX.
More static power at Vulcan Materials. All Frisco Trains keep their power here for a few days before leaving back north on the return trip.
CSX Q603 comes out of Lakeland with a nice lash up.
The CSXT and NS have been running thru some interesting power to the CN lately. Also with the CN extremely power short the CN has been using anything they can get their hands on to run trains. An ... (more)
The fast speed of BNSF 6150 swirls the falling snow as it muscles a coal train through commerce City, Colorado.