Huayco is an old Quechua word meaning depth, or valley. A huayco is a typical Andean landslide and avalanche of rocks, earth, mud, water and sometimes snow. It is trig... (more)
Just Happened Tonight
very lucky day....nobody died or wounded !
The Milky Way and a million stars shine bright over the signal bridge at Henry House, AB.
Shortly after being released from the Chattanooga shops in Chattanooga,TN, the SOUTHERN heritage unit 8099 leads an empty hopper train in it's first trek through the Natural Tunnel. A true Souther... (more)
About 75 miles east of Reno Nevada. The westbound California Zephyr was struck by a empty gravel semi. I ran to the front expecting to see damage to the unit. Not two superliners torn open with fi... (more)
A side view showing the size of the DDA40X at UP's North Little Rock Yard. That bush is a bad idea.
Northbound Csx-7672 stacktrain derails after hitting a disabled tractor trailor hauling sheetrock on a crossing.locos LTEX 8532,CSX 8038,BNSF4801 were buried, several cars came off coming to rest ... (more)
Sitting across one of only two roads into Banff, the CP Holiday Train is the center of action, although most of the crowds are on the other side being yelled at by the CP police to stay there, giv... (more)
Northbound Amtrak #14 - The Coast Starlight is running a couple of hours behind as it heads northbound along Klamath Lake on a clear morning in July. Only a couple of hours previous, passengers we... (more)
The engineer looks over her train...
In reality a CR employee's family member keeps warm in the cab of the 5290 as Santa meets with the children of Freehold.
Five F units roll an eastbound manifest train between Asheville and Hendersonville, NC.
I cant even remember the last time this happened, LITERALLY On a foggy morning in Cass, WV Shay's #4 and #5 sit in the Cass yard. This is the first time that both former Mower Lumber Co. en... (more)
MILW 261 powers a freight out of the yard past the stopped Olympian Hiawatha as seen from the Skytop Dome Cedar Rapids. The other patrons had gone into town to wait for the arrival o... (more)
Lead unit of a Chicago, IL to Tacoma, Wa stack train is stuck in the mud. The crew was lucky that they didn't land in Puget Sound.