The El Centro Hauler - [Plate #600] - A mixed merchandise train (aka the El Centro Hauler) with interchange cars brought up and out of Mexico by way of the Mexicali - Calexico Port of Entr... (more)
Northbound CN 2838 approaches the Byron crossing with a cut of empty oil tankers.
The rain begins to fall over the high country as UP 8097 continues its climb up to the summit of Sherman Hill.
A westbound Canadian Pacific intermodal train arcs along the Thompson River at Martel, British Columbia, on September 24, 2012.
A Union Pacific Double Stack rolls eastbound over the Truckee River at Verdi Nevada.
After dropping off a set of cars at the yard at Patio, CSX Q539 gets back underway as they pass by the L&N Searchlight signals at North Cabin
After a long delay getting in and out of Patio due to track maintenance between Sanderson and Ford, CSX Q539 gets on the move and onto single track as it crosses over the curved bridge at Redhouse... (more)
BNSF #7118 leads a mixed freight train through Arvada on its way to Gillette and farther east.
A new Tier 4 heavy General Electric locomotive leads a long high tonnage lumber laden manifest up the 2.1% grade at Tunnel Two. This short tunnel is near Caliente, CA on the twisting climb to Teha... (more)
With another train of coal loads safely across Duff Mountain, the Morley helper cuts off on the fly. While the light engine rolls to a quick stop, the southbound coal train will pick up speed as i... (more)
The contrasting dark sky behind the all-white clock tower of the Lee County Courthouse indicate some afternoon weather activity will soon be taking place. This works out well for NS 187 since the... (more)
Westbound oil train passing through the Columbia River gorge near Wind Mountain.
NS 25Z approaching CP 122 on the NS Cleveland Line
My first visit to coal country did not dissapoint. A UP empty coal train head upgrade at Logan Hill while a coal load glides downhill towards Bill.
Northbound CN2903 approaches Fond du Lac County Highway Y on a warm spring evening.