An outbound Metra departs from Prospect Heights, IL with an F59 leading.
A westbound stack flies through La Fox, IL.
The colors are wildly ablaze in the Last Frontier in the waning days of summer signaling the end of passenger season on the Alaska Railroad. A lone unit is working hard pulling 8 luxury domes own... (more)
Conrail PIAL-2 had a surprise for us on this day in the form of two Santa Fe units spliced between the usual Conrail road power. PIAL is seen crossing the Lehigh River just before entering Allent... (more)
NKP 765 has its passenger excursion up to speed as it thunders southbound past the station in Brecksville, Ohio and all of the spectators getting their photos and videos.
The eastbound Southwest Chief has an eclectic assortment of equipment today. Along with two standard Phase V P42s, the Veterans P42 is joined by brand new Amtrak Midwest Charger 4630 and two Horiz... (more)
Inyo into "the hole". Just prior to completing a day of running at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, V&T #22 "Inyo" backs her short train onto the wye in a grove of tree... (more)
A pair of R&N SD50s bring train PNFF through downtown Jim Thorpe, PA [Oct. 2016]
Three Union Pacific SD60’s bring a train of coal, possibly off of the Utah Railway, over the top at Soldier Summit, Utah. It will be almost another decade until this is truly UP territory.
GG1 4934 rests at Cooperstown Jct NY
A southbound BNSF stack train in the hole at Thackerville meets a northbound stack symbol headed for the Midwest. Both are loaded with numerous JB Hunt containers.
Having dropped the slurry train in Bellows Falls, the mixed consist takes some freight back to Rutland, seen at "the summit".
On a cool beautiful mountain morning 488 leads the first train up Cumbres Pass
Daily run from the Sappi mill in Somerset to Waterville and back....SOMETIMES a little throwback is in order!