UP 8579 North, a trackage rights train bound for home rails in Wichita, KS, and thence to the Powder River Basin, heads into the siding at Gainesville. This siding, which also serves as the pass f... (more)
A loaded oil train has just crested the 5,562 foot high Bozeman Pass and starts easing down the 1.9% grade into the namesake town of Bozeman.
Union Pacific EMD SD70ACe No. 8550 leads a westbound coal empty through Tunnel 29 just east of Pinecliffe, Colorado, on the morning of May 13, 2017.
NS U48 shoves empties through Mudlick Junction. U48 is destined for loading at Wentz, located at the end of the ex-IRR's Andover-Stonega main line.
A pair of ACe's lead an eastbound loaded coal train.
UP SD70ACe 8474 (new), UP SD70M 5221 and UP AC4400CW 5800. W/B.
Hiked 2 miles in the snow.... Only one way was uphill. Snowshoeing uphill is challenge with train photography. When you get to the spot you are hot and sweaty. Then you have to sit out in... (more)
Eastbound CBR NS 64R meets westbound autorack NS 28Z at North Irwin, Pa.
View from high above Ilmon On a hazy but comfortable Feb afternoon a Southbound stack train led by BNSF 9061 climbs through Ilmon during Spring in California. The green hills popped up ear... (more)
Eastbound 20W rounds the curve approaching the Sheridan Terrace area of Irwin, Pa.
BNSF 9309 leads a coal empty east toward Wenatchee, WA near Leavenworth in the Chumstick Canyon. Weather here was significantly better than just a few miles east where a Cle Elum area forest fire ... (more)
Wabash Heritage on the Erie Main
The lone NS "road freight" on the Eastern end of the Southern Tier proceeds Westbound through Suffern with the Wabash heritage unit o... (more)
Old passes new as C&NW 6847 passes UP 1995 at the Illinois Railway Museum.
This loaded coal train is slowing for an early morning meet at Machens, Missouri.
Sweeping Through Sloatsburg
NS H70 proceeds Westbound alongside Route 17 as they head for Campbell Hall with a short freight bound for the Middletown & New Jersey. Normally noc... (more)