A 53 car eastbound (southbound) grain load climbs thru the twisting curves at Cable. These curves are in 'suburbs' of Tehachapi, California. Most grain over Tehachapi moves westbound. However thi... (more)
Westbound military train with 7200 feet.
A new Tier 4 ET44C4 heads south at Elsberry.
Westbound military train arriving Wylie yard at CPT 198.
A loaded coal train is passing through the bottoms just north of the confluence of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. This is just after dawn on the BNSF Hannibal Subdivision north of St. Louis... (more)
A BNSF westbound manifest storms up the 2.3% grade at Warren, CA. This is a a transition area from the hot Mojave desert to the Tehachapi Pass. This pass separates the Tehachapi Mountains from th... (more)
After a half mile walk along a field from my car, stepping in several hidden holes and tripping over a large branch in some tall grass, I finally arrived at this quaint little spot in the middle o... (more)
Southbound Pasco - Bakersfield High Priority Train
Heading North out of Colorado Springs, The BNSF 7826 has SD70Ace-Tier IV Demonstrator engines EMDX 1502 and 1503 with test car 802 trailing in the consist as the train heads for Denver.
A pair of SD40-2's still painted in the ex-BN Cascade Green paint scheme head South with 12 cars on the Denver to Colorado Springs Pikes Peak local.
BNSF 9211 is tied down for the night waiting to be loaded with aggregate from 3M in the morning.
With a new crew on board, NS 890 departs Burnside as it crosses the Cumberland River Bridge on a gorgeous summer afternoon
BNSF 8522 leads the S-CLOOIG3-28B through Parks, AZ under Flagstaff's San Francisco Peaks.
NS 154 does a rare daylight run through North Carolina with three BNSFs leading one NS. Third in consist was a BNSF ET44C4.
A loaded oil train out of the Bakken Formation comes around a sweeping curve into Wahpeton ND. The track in the foreground is Red River Valley & Western RR former NP line to Casselton/Oakes ND.