On a moody afternoon, empty sludge train #619 greets a couple photographers as it wisks past the former "XO" Tower off the Colonie Sub. The empty gon train is bound for Fort Edward Yard on the f... (more)
Southbound oil travels past the colorful Mississippi River bluffs just south of Valmeyer, IL.
With the Y-122 Port crew aboard, the CSXT "dirty dirt" empty gon train heads for the Albany Secondary for it's evening journey up the CP/D&H Colonie Sub for Fort Edward to drop the empties and ... (more)
The imposing landscape of the Columbia River gorge makes big trains look small.
A former Santa Fe GP30u leads a "Boeing Special" through Jens, Montana, on Montana Rail Link's 3rd Subdivision. The train has three parts cars, and four Boeing 737 fuselages.
The DPU's on a Barstow bound manifest push upgrade toward tunnel 5 on a beautiful spring day.
BNSF's Clinton local comes into the east side of Iowa Interstate's Rock Island yard, led by an 8600-series GE still looking nice in H1 dress.
After lugging a hefty 106 car manifest upgrade to the Summit at Palmer Lake, now the dynamics are kicking in for the descent down to Denver.
Empty coalie from Kincaid heads west on the jointed rail section of the Peoria sub just west of Yates City.
Westbound BNSF passes the Nevada Northern's small yard at Shafter, NV.
A trio of General Electric models head South with a manifest train.
BNSF local skirts along the Mississippi River at Montrose, IA.
Having completed his job of raised and lowered BNSF Drawbridge 14 for a boat wishing to pass into Chambers Bay; the bridge tender walks back to the trackside tender house to await the next call. C... (more)
BNSF 5510 breathes fresh, clean air after the 30 minute descent out of the Cascade Tunnel.