This is perhaps one of the sadder sights I have captured while trackside. Seen here is the Schellville dead line. These locomotives have literally been left to rot, at the hands of mother nature. ... (more)
Dust and exhaust from a loaded BNSF coal train mix with an already hazy atmosphere as the sun sets over western North Dakota.
Heavy storms in the Midwest has resulted in significant delays to Amtrak California Zephyr trains No. 5 and 6 in the past week. Here, a near on-time eastbound No. 6 sits alongside a very tardy wes... (more)
The End is near! While most of the Ae 4/7 Series has been withdrawn already, the locomotives type "Sécheron" were still used in double traction for freight treins. At the end of May 1996... (more)
An eastbound UP autorack overtakes a barge on the Columbia River in this view from the wildly scenic Rowena Crest.
BNSF 12562 brings up the rear of a BNSF fire train which they brought into Wenatchee and stationed it on the main just in case after a major wild fire broke out near their tracks west of Wenatchee... (more)
Amtrak service to Mars! A near on-time eastbound California Zephyr passes through the lunar landscape of Floy, Utah, eastbound on the Rio Grande mainline between Solitude and Floy. T... (more)
There's no better way to travel than by train. Amtrak No. 6, the California Zephyr along BNSF's Creston Subdivision east of Prescott, Iowa.
CN 305 prepares to depart the Edmundston yard.
UP's hot Portland-Chicago Z train passes an abandoned grain elevator on its way east.
Southern 4501 puts on a decent show as it pulls west to Ford to make a reverse move to pick up it's passengers for the day's excursion to Bulls Gap.
The now-infamous event is in full swing....oh, and the N&W 611 is leaving, too......the overpass, which is where I would have been, wasn't as full as I'd thought it would be with so many others ca... (more)
Conrail's "Executive E's" are making track speed as they pull an office car special through Port Kennedy.
Ghost Drag - Purchased by the Pacific Imperial Railway (aka PIR) the successor in interest to the Carrizo Gorge Railway, these three former Union Pacific GP40-2's sit rotting away in the su... (more)
Amtrak 04T with a strikingly nice leader in the midst of a downpour.