BN 6317 and 7501, an SD40-2 A/B combo head a westbound train across the Clark Fork at Clark Fork, ID.
Former GN F45, BN 6603 follows GN practice of running locos long hood front after the lead SD45 had an axle failure at Quincy, WA. Train 3, BN's hottest train was only delayed about 15 minutes whi... (more)
Flying high over Box Canyon bridge a Burlington Northern westbound freight descends from the Palouse interior into Snake River Canyon on the former SP&S railroad. This line was abandoned in 1988 ... (more)
Burlington Northern's modified "Executive" F units BN-1 and BN-2 head up a "Hunter's Special" westbound through Omaha, in fresh snow.
DAMN THE TORPEDOS, FULL SPEED AHEAD! Under a typical moisture laden western Washington sky, Burlington Northern Interdivisional Freight from Everett to Longview, WA rolls along Puget Sound. Today... (more)
The ex-BN executive fleet have made it through another winter.
A moment of sunshine lights up a BNSF intermodal west of Blacktail, Montana, over a stormy Glacier National Park on October 7, 1997. Two Burlington Northern EMD SD40-2s bracketing a GE B30-7AB pow... (more)
EMD #301 formerly EX-BN 8301 tiger stripe SD60 rest at the SP Phoenix yard in April 1988. The BN logo has been whited out.
Two former GN locomotives look sharp in their clean Cascade Green as they prepare to lead a passenger extra from Duluth to Iron River, Wisconsin for underprivileged children.
We loved the variety when BN assigned a number of freshly painted former Frisco GP35s to Superior. They were easy to spot with top-mounted air tanks that allowed for larger fuel tanks. Unfortunate... (more)
I'm not much for graffiti on RR cars but....I do like Sci-Fi.
Crew change at Lacrosse,WI..
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe stack train is headed west at Summit, Montana, on December 23, 1998. The train is crossing Marias Pass powered by a pair of SD40-2s, with Burlington Northern No. 788... (more)
Snow lingers in this late March shot as a pair of LST&T switchers add some historical color to the Cascade Green of BN.
Running through the rugged Badlands, three Cascade green EMD SD60Ms power an eastbound Burlington Northern coal train past milepost 145 east of Medora, North Dakota, on July 27, 1992.