Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr nears its stop at Grand Junction, CO as it speeds along the former Rio Grande.
N&W 611 makes good speed eastbound toward Lynchburg, VA as it clears past the CPLs at Big Otter in Bedford, VA.
A BNSF trackage rights train to Denver curves through the Utah desert on its way east, about to pass under US 6 outside of Green River, UT under threatening skies.
N&W 611 puts on a mighty fine scene as it passes the classic CPL intermediate signals at Villamont on its way east toward Lynchburg, VA.
Georgia Central's job from Lyons arrives into Dublin to swap cars with the turn to Macon and the NS interchange behind the only non-Southern U23B on the roster.
WE 105, a former Southern unit, shunts cars at the west end of the yard at Brewster. Always a soulful experience to hear a GP35 switch cars.
A six-pack of Apache Alcos head south toward the mill at Snowflake after interchanging with BNSF at Holbrook, AZ.
N&W 611 cruises past the CPLs just west of Montvale on her return leg to Roanoke from Lynchburg, VA.
N&W 611 accelerates out of the Roanoke area toward Lynchburg, VA with the morning trip. This was my first time seeing the 611 under steam and she made a mighty fine impression.
N&W 611 puts on a show as she climbs the grade at Villamont on the way back to Roanoke from Lynchburg, falling down to a walking pace and slipping her big drivers on the wet rail several times.
UP's road local to Wendover, NV heads west through the small rise at Delle, UT behind a nice pair of SD40-2 rebuilds.
A stack train from southern California for Salt Lake City and beyond climbs the grade at remote Tintic Jct., UT on its way north.
UP's Potash Local heads for home, slowly climbing away from the Colorado River on the scenic Cane Creek Sub.
UP's Green River, WY to Salt Lake City, UT Roper Yard heads west downgrade through scenic Echo Canyon.
UP's Potash Local continues its journey down the line, nearing the Uranium tailings loadout and the entrance to Arches National Park.