Locked in a battle with gravity, BNSF 6851 struggles up the 1.4 percent grade at Angell as the sun rises behind some cloud cover over the Arizona Divide.
An eastbound earthworm "Grain Empty" orbits the old barn near Jens, Montana along Montana Rail Link's 3rd Subivison.
An empty intermodal glides downstream on the Lower Deschutes River. Daytime runs are somewhat rare on the Oregon Trunk, trains are run through mostly at night with as many as ten trains per night.... (more)
Fall in the Pacific North West is bursting with color, and this image of normally muted colors of railroad tracks is transformed with this colorful autumn leaf.
Norfolk Southern Freight 172 makes their way Northbound as they pass through Irondale, AL. getting ready to tie their train down at Norris Junction with BNSF C44-9W #725 in the Warbonnet paint sch... (more)
BNSF 4930 leads a intermodal west through Lemont amid some nice fall colors.
BNSF 8562 brings up the rear of a southbound coal train as it tops the divide in Palmer Lake, CO as seen from Ben Lomand Mountain.
A bad order three-pack needed to be set out at Stevenson one fine morning, delaying an eastbound trip for a short while.
BNSF 9097 east meets BNSF 6287 west.
The conductor of a waiting westbound empty coal train performs a roll-by inspection of an eastbound loaded coal train.
BNSF 9720 & 8774 westbound with empties.
A string of power heads out the fuel racks with CREX 1417. BNSF 2093 is still in Cascade green and has ditch lights.
CSXT Intermodal Q186-25 roars North through Grasmere, AL. On a cloudy Fall Sunday afternoon with BNSF C44-9W Warbonnet #782 on the point
NS 734 rolls underneath the signals at Spring, as the loaded coal train pushes on towards Plant Scherer near Juliette, GA. This train originated in the Powder River Basin and is on the final leg o... (more)
Several TOFC loads emerge from Tunnel 10. A cut is being made next to the tunnel to allow for double tracking, thankfully it looks like they won't "daylight" this tunnel!