An eastbound BNSF vehicle train crosses a bridge over Big Spring east of Toston, Montana, on June 26, 2016. This incredible clear “pond” filled by a natural spring opens to the Missouri River, and... (more)
The Federal Railroad Administration had their two geometry cars running over the Seligman Subdivision today. They were picked up this morning in Williams from the Grand Canyon Railway; who had the... (more)
Running about two and half hours late, Amtrak's Southwest Chief, eastbound service to Chicago, emerges from the long shadows near Maine, AZ on the third day of October. A BNSF Dash-9 was added to ... (more)
The sun continues to dip lower in the western sky as a southbound empty sand train from Fort Collins, Colorado to Eola, Illinois dips through the "sag" just south of Berthoud, Colorado o... (more)
One year old Santa Fe C44-9W 681 built 09/94.
Over 16,000 tons of corn products, bound for Swanson, CA, moves west across the Arizona desert along the BNSF Seligman Subdivision. These grain train that run along this section of the Transcon us... (more)
Lumber for the U.S. CN X324 has CN 2596 & CN 2286 for power and 48 cars in tow destined for St.. Albans, Vermont and interchange with the NECR as it heads east on CN's Montreal sub. As alwa... (more)
BNSF 5673 gives a shove on the back end of an empty coal train crossing the Snake River at Joso, WA. The train is operating as a run-through on this Union Pacific trackage, returning from Boardman... (more)
After waiting on 5 Westbounds on their own rails, 2 CSX trains to cross on the former Conrail line, and an Eastbound ahead to clear, 234 crosses the diamond at Marion, passing AC Tower, on a very ... (more)
NS 9508 and another Dash 9 sits outside Door 14 at Juanita, while SD70ACe NS 1060 is inside Door 14. NS 7014 sits outside Door 13.
NS train 309 crosses the Portage Bridge in scenic Letchworth State Park.
Near perfect weather greets Dash 9s 736 and 786 as they lift a manifest freight up Mullan Pass at Skyline trestle with the help of a quartet of Montana Rail Link SD70ACes on the rear. This was my ... (more)
MS 119 with the usual diet of Dash 9 souffle.
A westbound Crude oil Train at between Avery and North Dalles