With a snow-capped Pike's Peak in the background, a pair of locomotives lead a grain train south through Colorado Springs, CO on May 20, 2017.
This photo comes from my very first visit to LaGrange back in 2015. As a new railfan, I was excited to see something other than the standard CSX power. Little did I know, this would be the first a... (more)
A pair of BNSF Dash 9s pull a nice looking freight out of Valley Junction on UP rails near Maeystown, Illinois.
This stack train is coming down the hill after just passing through Marceline, Missouri.
This stack train is headed east on the Transcon just west of Wyaconda, Missouri.
BNSF 1640 still in Santa Fe bluebonnet paint leads two former Santa Fe Warbonnets on M-CHIGAL through Ransom Illinois just shortly before midnight.
Around 11:20 a.m. Friday May 5, 2017, BNSF 5906 & BNSF 8520 was on a SLCBKM0 33A headed south towards Foley, Missouri when it encountered a loaded dump truck at a private quarry entrance railroad ... (more)
This old bridge provides a nice vantage point for watching trains on the Transcon in northern Missouri east of Wyaconda.
KCS westbound military train
Three locomotives with three different paint schemes idle at the point of mixed freight in the Niangua siding.
A momentary spotlight of sunshine illuminates an eastbound BNSF freight leaving Crescent, Colorado, on May 11, 2001. Fully lit in the background is the snow-covered Continental Divide.
"Three different liveries, same road.
BNSF #652 [GE Dash 9-44CW] "Warbonnet"
BNSF #1645 [EMD SD40-2] "Bluebonnet"
BNSF #5461 [GE C44-9W] "Heritage II"
BNSF 5054 leads a nice lashup east under the signals at CP 426. These NYC signal bridges days are numbered as replacements are up and waiting to be cut over.
Norfolk Southern has begun the National Railroad Drag Racing League (NRDRL). Here a EB Oil train and EB Manifest line up at the signal and await the light. First train through the switch gets $1,0... (more)