A pair of SD90MACs lead a manifest through Austin.
Indiana Rail Road on CSX in a January monsoon... The previous Saturday the INRD 9002 trailed on CSX into Selkirk in double digit below zero wind chills. But one week later it leads a short 16 car ... (more)
In the late evening light a UP stone train rolls through Dallas with a non renumbered SD90 leading the way.
UP 3515 & 7767 power a westbound manifest.
A rare to the United States CP SD9043MAC leads grain empties westbound across Minnesota on a day when the windchill was down to about -40 when I took this pacing shot. Needless to say, the car wi... (more)
CP 9134 makes just its 2nd trip through the United States since its been made compliant for US travel. By the end of the day, they'll have set out all their cars along the Detroit Lakes Sub.
Normally, my final photo for the year (day or night) in past years has been a personal thing, just getting out to visit a favorite location and its passing trains, nothing special. This night howe... (more)
CP 253 takes the siding at CPF 503 with an SD9043MAC in the lead and a SOO SD60 trailing.
From inside a service bay of a long-abandoned gas station along the old Lincoln Highway (later, U.S. Highway 30) at James Town (west of Green River), Wyoming, the DPU of a westbound Union Pacific ... (more)
Interesting assortment of power on Crawford Hill.
The dramatic background sky seems appropriate for Wyoming. Based on what I've seen, the weather can frequently change from one extreme to another in the PRB.
Yet another train of coal leaves the Orin Line and heads east at Donkey Creek.
When CP first took delivery of their large SD9043MACs in late 1998 I heard they were operating through Thunder Bay so I went north over Thanksgiving weekend and was lucky to find the class unit si... (more)
UP 8294 approaches Highway 507 as it leads an empty Potash train east on the Crowsnest Sub.