As the first sunset of the new year fades away, a hot Chicago to Los Angeles Q-train races down the grade into Seligman before starting the climb out towards Yampai Summit. BNSF 4200, a Tier IV cr... (more)
BNSF and CP GEs lead S392 through Conneaut.
With a freshly washed C4 on the point and a relatively new one riding second, a westbound Z train drops downgrade into Caliente as an eastbound manifest waits in town to meet it. Following the Z's... (more)
A few minutes after getting a track warrant to move toward Concordia, BNSF 8038 West crosses Mud Creek with the Gavilon grain terminal looming in the background.
Oh to be back in summer... while enjoying some -8 degree F now, I reflect on June 5th when a BNSF hotshot came roaring under power lines in Coal City on a 70-some degree day. Early stages of what ... (more)
FEC 101 on a chilly day
Four Boeing 737 fuselages get their first ride via rail on a J train headed west towards Renton, WA on Montana Rail Link at the Frog Pond, Trout Creek, MT.
BNSF 6922 pulls a stack train through the many fields of Missouri.
Heading east on the Scenic Subdivision, an empty BNSF oil train cruises along the Wenatchee River at Dryden, Washington, on February 20, 2017.
A busy day at the BNSF engine facility in Denver. Aside from the variety of BNSF pumpkins, there is a Norfolk Southern and a Kansas City Southern engine in the mix. Sharp-eyed foamers will also ... (more)
NS 145 passes under the Clymers overpass with a Santa Fe Warbonnet trailing.
Short north bound unit tank heading downriver.
A rare 141 ran with a solid enthanol train. These are fairly rare and more so rare by running in daylight.
FEC jumps right back in it after Christmas.