The first day of June with the DENTAC climbing a 2.2% between Merritt and Berne on the east side of the Cascade Mountains.
A trio of CSX GEs lead a stack train passed the Berea Union Depot Taverne along the Cleveland Short Line. This view is from the Front Street overpass that was opened in 2010 that eliminated a grad... (more)
Between duties leading the yearly Holiday Train, this Canadian Pacific AC44 does the heavy lifting such as this westbound empty unit oil train bound for Stoughton, Saskatchewan. Here the t... (more)
CP 247 hauls Hamilton-made steel east through the Junction.
UP 6697 is in charge of a westbound empty coal train going under the Washington St. Bridge in downtown Sedalia.
A Canadian Pacific manifest departs eastbound from "TR Falls" at 1800 after refueling. The area finally looks like summer after a long winter and prolonged spring. Here the train crosses the Red... (more)
With the warm June sun almost directly overhead, I decided 'directly overhead' was a pretty good spot to shoot this westbound UP manifest. In the lead was SP 335, one of the few remaining un-patch... (more)
Snow, sand and fuel: An employee from the fuel track at North Yard at Denver, Colorado, fuels and sands a line of locomotives on the very snowy afternoon of April 15, 2013.
A farily predicatable train, the Q393, provides an opportunity for a quick grab shot on my way home from work. The location of the new cantilever has changed my thinking on a location that I seldo... (more)
Another Union Pacific train rumbles through North Platte, Nebraska, on August 17, 2012. Countless trains have passed these stately grain elevators in downtown North Platte over the years.
E725 heads west on the Cumberland Sub while tourists check out the view from the walkway along the Shenandoah Sub.
After coming off of the Hamilton Subdivision at Guelph Junction, CP 255 is seen stretching along the grade at Puslinch with a lengthy train for Windsor, ON.
Brand new AC44i #605 heading the northbound train, standing by at Guaiana yard.