A short eastbound Z blasts through the dry powder at the east switch of Ramsey as a chilly November day draws to a close. The crew is just a few minutes into a long mostly nocturnal trip to Whitef... (more)
UP 7618 hauls a hot shot stack train westbound in southeast Idaho. This area is a just a great place to chase trains.
An empty unit coal train on its return journey to the Powder River Basin rockets blasts through the autumn foliage east of Kootenai, Idaho, having just begun its trek across Montana Rail Link a fe... (more)
With the fall colors at their height. Union Pacific 4943 and 4055 wind through Pebble, Idaho.
UP 4943 leads an eastbound manifest, through the volcanic terrain just west of McCammon in south eastern Idaho.
A set of the 20th anniversary units are switching the yard.
St. Maries River Railroad #102 crosses Pedee Creek on its way to the UP interchange in Plummer.
A rare sight: MRL SD70ACe's in Idaho! Despite Montana Rail Link's mainline extending nearly 40 miles into Idaho and then crews running another 50+ miles over BNSF trackage to Washington, it... (more)
At last light, an intermodal train eases up to the east switch of Ramsey to wait for a westbound manifest to roll past on the last few miles until the crew change at Hauser.
An eastbound mixed freight descends Medbury Hill at Reverse, Idaho on July 31, 1993.
After setting out a load of cotton seed at the dock, the Cache Valley Local retrieves grain empties near the Preston, Idaho depot on August 22, 2015.
A unit potash train headed for Little Mountain, UT is seen on the cliffs high above the Kootenai River as it descends the 1% grade to Bonners Ferry. BNSF's busy Kootenai River Subdivision is visib... (more)
A westbound passes through Lava Hot Springs, a resort of sorts with slides, diving boards, soaking pools and tubing down the Portneuf River that flows through town.
A string of autoracks just crossed the Wyoming-Idaho border, and is headed west on this Oregon Short Line route to Montpelier and beyond.