On the morning of January 7, 2001, the Rio Grande Ski Train marches up the Moffat Subdivision approaching Tunnel 1 east of Plainview, Colorado. Pinch-hitting for ailing F40PH No. 242 is Rio Grande... (more)
Great Timing. On a whim, I took one of the scenic routes home from work. Heading down Depot Street in Milford, I looked to the left expecting to see darkness and empty track. Sur... (more)
A gaggle of Geeps hold station in the 36th Street Yard. UP 1357 was built in 1972 as a former Denver & Rio Grande Western GP40-2 (note blanked-off double headlight) and UP 712 was built in 1980 a... (more)
NS H02 heading East on a cold morning passes under the Lackawanna signal bridge that no longer serves the purposes it once did.
After working the N&W and Conrail interchanges, the power for DT&I's southbound local climbs the connection back to the main. Even though this line is no longer an important main, this fill - whi... (more)
Perhaps the most spectacular bridge on the Alaska Railroad is the one spanning Hurricane Gulch around MP 284. It is a signature location on the railroad and one of my personal favorites as well. T... (more)
FEC train 109 brings in another ethanol train for a customer near Port Everglades with some classic EMD power.
KCS 2957 and KCS 2972 sit idle in the Y at KCS's Roodhouse yard on a nice 29 degree Saturday afternoon on KCS's former Gateway Westerns Roodhouse Sub. KCS 2957 started it's career as Milwaukee Roa... (more)
AVR 4001 leads AVR-3 out of the seldom seen Thomas Tunnel
"Dead In Tow"
A Hoboken yard crew drags a disabled train back to Hoboken at East Rutherford, NJ. The equipment was supposed to operate as train #1618 out of Woodbine du... (more)
CSX K605-10 eastbound at sunset in the Riverside neighborhood of Cincinnati, Ohio on November 11, 2009.
The fall colors and the corporate colors of the Alaska Railroad or a good match on this beautiful fall day as the 120N heads for Anchorage with a relatively short train interchange from the barge ... (more)
A local train shoves into the Norfolk Southern yard in Winston-Salem.
UP 1396, a former St. Louis Southwestern/Cotton Belt and Southern Pacific GP40-2 (note tandem double headlight on nose) waits on the ready track in the UP's North Yard.
H-02 at Towaco
Norfolk Southern's H-02 is heading East through beautiful and well landscaped Towaco station (a new construction replica of the one that was torn down in the ... (more)