BNSF 1046 & CREX 1305 lead westbound empty oil cans.
Westbound empties with BNSF 9688 & 8581.
NS 8050 & 8087 lead westbound empties back to the Powder River Basin. Apparently this train cycles between the PRB and Juliette GA.
A BNSF-powered crude oil train crosses Doodletown Bight trestle with the Bear Mountain Bridge providing a backdrop. Unfortunately there wasn't much fall color to be found in this part of the Huds... (more)
BNSF5888 lifts a Centailia, WA bound coal load over Skyline Trestle. The bridge is a favorite photo location for railfans visiting the pass. My favorite time to visit is at last light, like on th... (more)
Former CB&Q GP30 shuffles sister 2751 an ex-Southern GP30 and two GE's to the engine house.
The odd shape on the front of the engine is a bird pinging off of the hand rail.
BNSF westbound at East Linroth between Barstow and Osborn,IL. meets in eastbound in the new siding.
BNSF 1575 at Barstow. Photo taken with permission with full PPE.
Steam rises into cold air as fog has just about burned off on the morning of October 2, 2014. Silence is broken on Montana Rail Link’s Fourth Subdivision when eastbound BNSF MSPOLAU (Spokane to La... (more)
BNSF 9131-9130 apart of the EMD LNG test set at Barstow. Photo taken with permission with full PPE.
An underpowered eastbound manifest crosses Two Medicine Bridge at East Glacier.
An underpowered eastbound manifest drops down the eastside of Marias Pass.
Signalling issues have made for tortuous progress for many trains on a hot afternoon out on the Needles Subdivision. A train of double-stacks finally gets its turn to make westward progress behind... (more)
With NS and UP power tow, a Kansas City, KC to Barstow, CA manifest glides down the grade into Kingman as it rolls through Valentine at last light with a monsoon storm in the background.