The sun made an appearance for this South Seattle to Chicago Z9. The climb out of the Columbia River gorge will end at Quincy, WA. The train had two DP units on the rear so it was making pretty go... (more)
The tail end of a westbound stack train sits in the Winslow yard for crew change. Another stack train led by ES44DC 7596 zips by eastbound with a new crew.
BNSF 3734 on a westbound stack train waits for a new crew while BNSF 4396 and two CSX units hustle a westbound vehicle train past. Shortly after this shot, the new crew showed up and got the stack... (more)
BNSF 5956 leads an eastbound empty oil train along the Kootenay River towards Troy, MT at Yakt. The train is on the former Great Northern Railway mainline between Bonners Ferry, ID and Troy, MT.
BNSF 8086 brings up the rear of an oil train as it rolls by a westbound grain train led by BNSF 5087 at Kootenay Falls. A crew member is re-entering the cab after inspecting the train rolling by. ... (more)
Three lines of power sit in Galesburg, IL.
Varied set of locomotives in BNSF diesel shop and facility in Five Points, Denver CO. In front, EMD GP39-2 #2700 former BN, and EMD GP39M #2897 former SP. Behind, some GEVO and Dash 9 locomotives.
Roaming through some tight curves and close bank sides, Q186-21 heads north with a special unit on the point. Still in the famous original Santa Fe Warbonnet paint, BNSF Dash 9 engine #656 comman... (more)
The conductor gives a friendly wave as his train coasts down the hill into the Red River Valley. This was the first revenue run for these freshly rebuilt locomotives and boy do they look awesome i... (more)
A BNSF AC motors, along with a Ferromex unit, race through Williams, Ariz. on their Barstow to Belen manifest as they cross over Route 66, and the ex-Santa Fe bridge.
There is still an opportunity to see BN Cascade Green units working in the Denver area. Here we see BNSF 1652 (SD40-2) working the Denver Yard as other trains line up until they get the 'go' sign... (more)
A BN SD40-2 and other sorts of power hold in Galesburg.
BNSF 7865 (ES44DC) leads a hopper train past the old Colorado & Southern Railroad depot which was built in 1898 in Longmont, Colorado.
A former-BN SD60M sits in Galesburg, IL.
An Executive SD70MAC holds in Pekin, IL.