The daily Ross Turn waits in the siding at Blaisdell for an Eastbound grain empty on a frigid December afternoon.
The sun is beginning to set on a beautiful winter day in North Dakota as an eastbound oil train crosses high over Lake Ashtabula near Luverne.
Engineer Schedel keeps his three EVO's in the eighth notch, dropping through the sag and s-curve at MP 50 on a cold Winter afternoon.
After a short staircase climb up an old grain elevator, this absolutely fantastic vantage point of eastbound stacks was my reward. The air temperature was -10, but the wind wasn't too bad up here... (more)
Three Burlington Northern EMD SD60Ms power an eastbound coal train through the Badlands past milepost 145 east of Medora, North Dakota, on July 27, 1992.
A hot Z train destined for South Seattle crosses a frozen pond and leaves the community of Ross in its heatwaves.
Plains Marketing LLC's oil holding tanks for their enormous loading facility which produces trains symboled "MNU" stands on the North side of the Manitou Slough, while an extra Portland to Cicero ... (more)
Three SD50F's lead a 44 car wayfreight South on ex-Soo Line trackage at sunset.
A trio of ex-Canadian National SD50F's trot South with 44 cars from the CP in Max.
The Empire Builder kicks up powder along the Hillsboro subdivision heading due south to its next station stop at Fargo 10 hours and 20 minutes late.
The Empire Builder running just over 10 hours takes the west leg of the wye at DL Switch transitioning from the Devils Lake subdivision to the Hillsboro subdivision. In a matter of meters ... (more)
The Empire Builder running just over 10 hours late is on approach to the Grand Forks station near the milepost 2.26 grade crossing of the Devils Lake subdivision after meeting the late west... (more)
Coal loads navigate their way past the Minot Yard with a dirty beaver on the point.
The mercury continues to drop below 0*F, as a long and heavy Williston to Northtown manifest works towards Dilworth, away from the setting sun.
Burlington Northern SD60Ms Nos. 9205 and 9241 with a westbound coal train soar over the large bridge across the Sheyenne River at Valley City, North Dakota, on October 13, 1996.