KCS 4608 on the point of the IVNKC 08 that is coming off the former Gateway Western line and onto the KCS Pittsburg sub as it begins its final leg down toward IFG at Grandview, MO.
Thank goodness for Amtrak! A remarkably beautiful day in the Colorado mountains was also a remarkably slow day on the Moffat Sub: The only movement between noon and 8pm was the eastbound Californi... (more)
Power at Flint Hills Refinery
BNSF 9238 (SD70ACe) muscles a string of coal cars through the Denver Yard during a heavy snow storm.
This old Plymouth MDT switcher sits unused at Richardson International (formerly Pioneer) grain elevators in North Vancouver, BC, with the neighbouring Cargill (formerly Saskatchewan Wheat Pool) g... (more)
CSX Q008 with a UP leader eases south on track 2 in Teaneck, NJ.
As a winter storm approaches Flagstaff, Arizona, a BNSF SD70ACe pulls a Houston, TX to Los Angeles, CA intermodal train down the Arizona Divide at Maine. The sound of the ACe's K5LLA echos through... (more)
Wyoming’s ever-present wind drags Union Pacific 28’s exhaust across the prairie east of Laramie as the 8500-hp turbine single-handedly muscles a drag up the approach to Sherman Hill, March 19, 196... (more)
On April 8, 1966, a matched set of GP30s and GP30Bs sweep under the north-south runway at Denver’s Stapleton Airport with the KCLAX, UP’s Kansas City-Los Angeles hotshot. The train has been runnin... (more)
On a bright fall afternoon, a westbound grain train led by a Dash 9 and two Oakway SD60's cruises along Cocolalla Lake on BNSF's "Funnel".
In search of snow.... The Rotary Pilot on Nevada Northern's Snow Train looks as if he's calling for the train's locomotive to mount a charge at the next drift, but alas, he's just calling ... (more)
Tucked away at the back of the East Ely Engine House are a couple of pieces of the Nevada Northern collection that haven't been out much lately. On the left is the Alco RS-3 Locomotive #10... (more)
A relatively new NS SD70ACe leads 20E past the signal at MP 37.2. Some fresh snow was deposited by a storm the night before.