BN 8002 in the special Tiger Stripe paint scheme sits at the BN Interbay yard in Seattle on a clear August afternoon.
BN 6834, a SD40-2, is eastbound just exiting the snowshed that surrounds the east portal of tunnel 4. This train is climbing the west side of Stampede Pass and will soon enter Stampede tunnel.
A northbound BN train with trackage rights over the Western Pacific is leaving Keddie, Calif. and headed up the aptly-named "high line" to home rails at Klamath Falls, Oregon. Three EMDs and two ... (more)
Fourth of July fireworks: A Burlington Northern coal train is ready to leave Alliance, Nebraska, on the eve of July 4, 1996. Four GE C30-7s power the train under the bright light towers at the sou... (more)
A BN hotshot head east out of St. Paul at sunset along Pigs Eye Yard for an overnight run to Chicago. SD45 6423 leads an SD40-2, SD45 and U33C with perishable traffic on the head end.
A pair of ancient BN SD9s head north out of the Indiana Harbor Belt's Blue Island Yard with a cut of gondolas loaded with fresh Northwest Indiana steel. Tom Golden photo.
Skirting the Puget Sound shoreline for roughly 30 miles between Everett and Seattle this Burlington Northern westbound freight will momentarily pass through the waterfront town of Edmonds, WA with... (more)
A westbound commuter train speeds through Berwyn, Illinois, in a panned photograph made on December 23, 1988. This Metra train is led by venerable Burlington Northern E9A No. 9907, originally buil... (more)
Burlington Northern F45 number 6644 leads a westbound freight as it crosses the Wenatchee River at Dryden, WA.
Green, red and blue: A westbound BNSF freight exits Tunnel 4 in scenic Wind River Canyon east of Dornick, Wyoming, on October 2, 1997. Leading the colorful consist is Burlington Northern SD40-2 No... (more)
BN 1750 and 4 other vintage units lead a freight west through tunnel 9, the first of 3 tunnels just west of Lyle, WA along the Columbia River en route to Vancouver, WA from Wishram.
BN 6644, one of three F45's on this train, leads a westbound freight on the main at Leavenworth, WA.
BN 4361, a rare Alco C636, waits on its eastbound freight at Cook siding along the Columbia River while a westbound freight rushes by. The train held for two westbounds before continuing on to Wis... (more)
It is the summer of 1982. A local freight near Spokane is lead by BN 1744 (ex NP 306), followed by BN 1764 (ex. GN 703), BN 1839 (ex, GN 687) and another geep.
Burlington Northern train No. 110 with two GP50s on the point, heads east over the Rock River at Oregon, Illinois, on October 22, 1994.