VIA Rail’s westbound Canadian is approaching the station stop of Jasper at English, Alberta, on July 14, 2013, with Budd-built dome-observation “Revelstoke Park” carrying the markers.
EMD SD70ACe-T4 No. 3035 leads the last MRONY (Roper Yard in Salt Lake City to North Yard in Denver) freight across the overpass over Colo. Highway 72 at the west end of Leyden, Colorado, on Decemb... (more)
Canadian Pacific’s wayfreight from Golden to Cranbrook arrives at Windermere, British Columbia, on the morning of September 21, 2002. The local will set out the grain hoppers on the rear of the tr... (more)
On a dry February 24, 1986, a southbound Denver and Rio Grande Western coal train crests the grade at Palmer Lake, Colorado powered by a trio of EMD SD50s led by No. 5501, and soon, the train will... (more)
Far below the towering cliffs surrounding Fraser River Canyon at Yale, British Columbia, is a westbound Canadian Pacific train heading for Vancouver on July 8, 2004. A pair of colorful GE AC4400CW... (more)
Chicago & North Western EMD GP7 No. 4374 switches cars at C&NW’s Butler yard at Butler, Wisconsin, in August 1984. The flag pole and flowerbeds are a nice touch.
A westbound BNSF coal train curves over the girder bridge crossing Sixteen Mile Creek and past the townsite of Lombard, Montana, on July 3, 2018.
Rolling through the grasslands and wheat fields of North Dakota, Dakota, Missouri Valley & Western’s “wayfreight” is southbound just south of Falkirk Mining Junction on August 31, 2018. Powering t... (more)
An old covered hopper in the BNSF yard at Frannie, Wyoming, reveals its previous owner on June 28, 2018. Built in December 1974 by North American Car, the Rio Grande logo still shows nicely throug... (more)
A Canadian National freight rumbles over the Pembina River Bridge between Entwistle and Evansburg, Alberta, on CN’s Edson Subdivision toward the end of the day on August 4, 2016. Powering the trai... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr making its station stop at Fraser, Colorado, meets the Winter Park Express ski train laying over in Fraser siding on January 11, 2019.
First run west Brand-new Canadian Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 9834 leads a westbound sulfur train just east of Spences Bridge, British Columbia, on July 7, 2004. CP No. 9834 was built in Ju... (more)
CP meet—with a river running through it As a Canadian Pacific sulfur train passes and follows the Thompson River westward, it meets an eastbound CP stack train, on July 7, 2004. The sul... (more)
BNSF EMD SD70MAC No. 9626 leads a westbound coal empty as its sprints through the Sand Hills just east of Merna, Nebraska, on May 22, 2014.
A cold rain has turned to a heavy, wet snow as a Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad photo freight is approaching the summit of Cumbres Pass on September 17, 1996. The train is led by Rio Grande K-... (more)