Echoing EMDs An eastbound Union Pacific freight climbs through Echo Canyon east of Echo, Utah, on September 26, 2006. The all-EMD locomotive consist led by SD70M No. 4885 includes a SD4... (more)
Montana Rail Link’s Helena switch descends Winston Hill passing milepost 216 east of Winston, Montana, heading for some work at Townsend on the morning of July 5, 2018.
A westbound Union Pacific manifest freight climbs the mesa where Big 10 Curve is located on the climb up the front Range of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains on the afternoon of June 20, 2018. The head e... (more)
Rounding Big 10 Curve west of Rocky, Colorado, is a westbound Union Pacific manifest freight with lone DPU GE AC4400CW No. 6216 shoving hard on the rear on the afternoon of June 20, 2018. In the b... (more)
BNSF’s Cowley turn departs Himes, Wyoming, and is entering short-but-scenic Himes Canyon as it heads northbound along the Bighorn River on the morning of June 25, 2018. The local operates out of G... (more)
Bandit and a ghost Former Milwaukee Road, now Soo Line GP40 No. 2014 and Kansas City Southern SD40 No. 633 sit at the Joint Agency Yard in Kansas City, Missouri, on September 14, 1990. ... (more)
Dakota, Missouri Valley & Western’s “wayfreight” is southbound passing through Falkirk Mining Junction, North Dakota, on August 31, 2018. Powering the train is DMVW SD50F Nos. 5439 and 5408 bracke... (more)
A Dakota, Missouri Valley & Western corn train is eastbound between Wishek and Lehr crossing one of North Dakota’s many pothole lakes in the region over a curved fill on the afternoon of August 30... (more)
A Dakota, Missouri Valley & Western coal train climbs up the horseshoe curve through Lost Lake National Wildlife Refuge just south (east) of Merida, North Dakota, on August 28, 2018. DMVW SD50F No... (more)
Two of Dakota, Missouri Valley & Western’s SD60Fs recently acquired from Canadian National slowly roll through Coal Creek Junction to pick up a train of corn empties that will move south to the Da... (more)
Six units—six models Cruising through scenic Abo Canyon, a westbound Santa Fe freight crosses Bridge 873.8 over Abo Arroyo east of Sais, New Mexico, on the afternoon of June 1, 1995. GE... (more)
On the afternoon of June 27, 2018, BNSF’s Cowley turn accompanies the Bighorn River through dazzling Sheep Canyon as it passes milepost 414 while returning to Greybull, Wyoming.
On Montana Rail Link’s Fourth Subdivision, an eastbound BNSF grain train led by BNSF GE ES44C4 No. 6666 passes Frog Pond approaching Trout Creek, Montana, on October 1, 2016.
Chicago & North Western GE AC4400CW No. 8825 leads a westbound coal empty upgrade through Crescent, Colorado, late in the afternoon of January 21, 2003.
Heading back to Powder River Basin for another load of coal, a Burlington Northern coal train follows the North Platte River through Wendover Canyon between Wendover and Cassa, Wyoming, on July 18... (more)