Amtrak's Phase IV heritage unit leads AMTK 2 on the Boston Section of the EB Lake Shore Limited. Historically this track was the west end of the original Boston & Albany mainline. It has been pass... (more)
Looking down at Crozier Canyon, a heavy eastbound stack train from the ports of Los Angeles battles the nearly 1.5% grade up Yampai Hill. Nestled between Truxton and Valentine, Ariz., Crozier Cany... (more)
"Nothing changes on New Year's Day"U2 got it wrong, as one thing, at least, does change on New Year's Day: The Santa Fe Railway passed through the middle of downtown Pasadena, Cali... (more)
A faded BNSF Dash-9, known to railfans as a "peach-bonnet" unit, leads the Winslow to Phoenix Z-train over the Arizona Divide through the Coconino Forest with the summit of the mountain ... (more)
A Phoenix to Belen manifest train navigates its way through the twist and turns of Cosnino with the San Francisco peaks in the background.
The Big Six
At the end of it's long journey up the CSX Western & Atlantic Sub (WA) the storage train CSX W105-16 is heading up the old main track on the starting point of the CSX ... (more)
A battered CN SD40-2W leads CN L515 under a IC signal bridge at Flossmoor as it begins its short trip to Kirk Yard.
A former BN executive MAC leads a coal train south onto the connection to the former J in Matteson. It will then proceed east to Griffith and eventually towards Michigan.
Two Dash 9s in Heritage I & Heritage II paint, BNSF 1115 & 4816, lead the daily Lincoln NE to Edgemont SD manifest.
There's Something About a Train that's Magic... What appears to be an Amtrak San Diegan with a particularly eclectic set of cars is, in fact, not a train for passengers. Fro... (more)
M&E observation car Alexander Hamilton basks in the sunshine next to the Whippany station.
Lots of CSX power sits around the yard in Tampa, FL.