With BC Rail power and a BC Rail caboose, Canadian National work train 906 navigates the tunnels and sheds at Drynoch in the heart of slide country on CN's Ashcroft Sub.
SP8186 was part of a quartet that likely came off a taconite train, as there was a ore train leaving the yard with three new AC4400s. The AC traction engines were just being delivered and the -9s ... (more)
A pair of IC units tip over the hill at Carvel with train Q119.
"Flash Foam Alert"
Shortly after the crew of NS H08 handed off the Strates Train to the NYSW BH-2 crew the conductor sees me aiming my camera at him over the Millrift B... (more)
Due to a derailment on the west end everything was completely backed up, including this 12 hour late 22K
After waiting for Amtrak's Empire Builder, a manifest freight heads west towards Vancouver on BNSF's Fallbridge Subdivision. The train is departing the west end of Wishram yard.
Recently, BNSF Railway has brought back many of their older locomotives out of storage to help with high volume of grain trains expected this fall in the Midwest. As a result, some of these stored... (more)
Back in April, NS 9422 lead this CSX manifest to Selkirk. As it passed the Lock 10 canal, following it was this small boat about to enter the lock, it was very cool to get them both at the same ti... (more)
"Golden Hour at Lackawaxen"
A trio of Norfolk Southern road warriors (including an ex-UP SD90/43MAC) cross the Lackawaxen River with the James E. Strates carnival train in tow. T... (more)
"The Carnival at Howells"
As the day dragged on it seemed as if things would never get moving with the problem-plagued Strates carnival train. After the crew discovered the e-bel... (more)
"The Carnival is on the Move"
After a morning filled with delays and issues from a stolen e-bell on the original solo lead engine to having to taxi the crew miles away to bring u... (more)
Dash 9-44CWs 2630 and 2607 lead eastbound intermodal train #106 through Coteau.
A nice and clean BCOL C44-9W 4649 leads M301's train off into the sunset west of Jasper on CN's Albreda Sub.
A clean BC Rail C44-9W departs Jasper on the point of train M301.
BCOL C44-9W 4649 leads Winnipeg-Vancouver train M301 west on CN's Edson Sub a couple of miles west of Henry House.