For the first time since the late 80s/early 90s, the Great Western Railway of Colorado ran a Christmas passenger special, this one carrying Santa Claus to Boardwalk Park in Windsor. After the trai... (more)
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner #564 finds a small patch of sunlight as it passes through Orange, California, on December 7th, 2013. This train, heading from Los Angeles to San Diego, has 6 regul... (more)
Time really does fly, it's hard to believe that this shot was taken 22 years ago to the day!
The engineer of CNIC's Santa Train works power out of Gibson City, with the carbon build up in Illinois Central E9 101 wafting back along the train as it heads for its next stop in Melvin, Saturda... (more)
UP 3985 pours on the coal (yes, it was still coal-fired at the time) on a run-by coming down Sherman Hill toward Cheyenne. This was an all-day Cheyenne to Laramie R/T.
On the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Amtrak P42DC 42, painted to commemorate America's military veterans, leads train #573 as it departs the station in Anaheim, California. The ... (more)
Fireman George Hatcher is throwing the bituminous into the firebox of Clinchfield's "One Spot" on the last downgrade into Erwin. From here on in, however, it's all downhill. This was an all-day st... (more)
The Toys for Tots Train heads north over Harpursville Trestle in perhaps the only perfect sunlight that illuminated the train all day.
A favorite spot and vantage point on the original 29 mile line is on Williams Steet near Jenna Lane. The last time I shot this vantage point was ten plus years ago for an ADM train and they were u... (more)
Recently assigned to the Jasper-Prince Rupert line, a pair of RDCs undergo maintenance in Jasper after a fairly unsuccessful test run.
A pair of rebuild Budd RDCs depart Jasper on their maiden voyage to Prince Rupert.
VIA 25 at late afternoon,on it's way to Montreal
VIA 622 speeding trough the crossing,on it's way to Quebec city
A First Great Western service from Barnstaple at Copplestone.
A First Great Western service from Barnstaple arriving at Yeoford.