A westbound BNSF coal train digs into the Austin Loops on Mullan Pass. The grade here is a compensated 2.2% and the many curves bring the train down to a crawl as the monster passes the new Austi... (more)
The evening sun sets behind the San Francisco Peaks along the eastern slope of the Arizona Divide as a Tennessee-bound stack, led by a BNSF ES44C4 locomotive, races out of the sag at Darling. This... (more)
Night falls on BNSF's Northtown Yard, located just outside the city of Minneapolis.
One of BNSF's new SD70MACe (rebuilt SD70MAC with the new ACe computer systems installed) leads a 116 car loaded grain train through Kingman Canyon on its journey west towards California's Central ... (more)
The early morning light greats four of BNSF's finest GEVO locomotives as the grind the grade towards Crozier Canyon with a hot Z6 for Willow Springs, IL in tow.
The arrival of PTC across the Lineville Subdivision, is slowly making its presence known by the new signals that have been installed to replace the older ones. Intermodal containers speed north o... (more)
Following closely behind a mixed freight, a "Z" train with a freshly painted SD70MAC rolls through Western Springs into Highlands on a warm and humid afternoon. In a span ... (more)
An A-B-A set takes L CHI102 west this afternoon, led by Warbonnet B40-8W 555.
A trio of GEVO's lead a KCKBAR westbound on the BNSF Emporia Sub just outside of Ottawa, KS.
A couple of small thunderstorms move east over the plains as BNSF ES44AC No. 6057 leads a loaded coal train through the old US&S Vader signals between Atwood and Merino, Colorado along Union Pacif... (more)
Traversing remote and spectacular Sheep Canyon, BNSF’s north local (Cowley turn) out of Greybull, Wyoming, traces the Bighorn River on the hot afternoon of June 23, 2016. Two recently reactivated ... (more)
A C4 GEVO leads an H-train with Boeing cars on the head-end. The train is moving down the Terminal in Kansas City's West Bottoms.
The "BN Clinton" passes the rock memorial to armed services in LeClaire with "pinky" leading.
Coal empties make the grade at Palmer Lake as BNSF 9223 heads north on a nice, late spring afternoon.
A westbound unit tank train carefully drifts down the western slope of Cajon Pass near Blue Cut with recently delivered ES44C4 4264 on the point.