As 2011 fall colors approach their peak, the afternoon Bald Knob Train from Cass arrives at Bald Knob at an approximate elevation of 4,843 ft. Western Maryland "Big 6" and its consist of seven car... (more)
The perfect definition of a January afternoon.. Dreary skies and cold mountain air, a pair of AC helpers assist eastbound grain loads toward Bluefield, grinding upgrade through the old N&W coal ca... (more)
In storage for the winter off season, Shay No. 4 and her siblings will undergo minor repairs and servicing in the Cass Shop in preparations for the opening of the 2013 season in May. 2013 marks th... (more)
On a dreary afternoon in the economically declining coal town of Keystone, eastbound grain loads under the power of older GE's struggle upgrade, as they make their trek across the Pocahontas Distr... (more)
NS' Norfolk & Western heritage ES44AC assists an eastbound NS 764 toward Bluefield, entering the west portal of Elkhorn Tunnel on its crew run from Williamson to Bluefield. Operating on home turf,... (more)
Kicking up dry snow, helpers return east, passing through the popular local railfanning hotspot of Cassandra on the former PRR mainline to Altoona.
Winter railroading! NS SD40E No. 6321 and fellow SD40E helper idle at CP MO waiting for a signal east, as a westbound intermodal passes by on the adjacent main track.
A pair of Altoona rebuilt SD40E's assist an eastbound stack train through Cassandra, kicking up snow from winter storm Euclid, which left nearly 12" of snow on the West Slope of the Pittsburgh lin... (more)
Battling heavy winds and blowing dry snow, an eastbound BNSF oil train from the Midwest passes under the PRR signal bridge at Lilly, eastbound on the Pittsburgh line to Altoona.
Crossing under the Route 53 overpass, NS 10G continues its eastward assault over the West Slope of the NS Pittsburgh line.
Eastbound through a snow covered Cresson, NS' Penn Central and Savannah & Atlanta heritage ACe's lead NS 10G along the Pittsburgh line to Altoona.
Kicking up fresh snow from winter storm Euclid, Amtrak's eastbound Pennsylvanian charges through Cresson, under the power of one of Amtrak's rare B32-8's.
NS' Southern Railway heritage ES44AC idles on the head end of a southbound loaded coal drag in the former Conrail yard at Alloy. Coal dominates much of traffic in this region, both in the form of ... (more)
Catching the late afternoon sun on the racetrack, a Metra commuter serves the western suburbs of Chicago under the power of F40PH No. 117.
On a dreary and wet afternoon in the Windy City, a CTA commuter makes its trip around the unique L line.