Pace the Pace. The Big Boy move rolls downgrade to Evanston paralleling the I-80 and the Wasatch Rd with a silver Ram in the lead position of the chasers.
Heavy haulers meet at Elm Creek.
A Westbound Empty Coal Train passes by a Manifest waiting for a crew and a local working the Yard in Jeff City as the sun begins to dip low in the western sky to close this beautiful summer day.
Q434 enters the center siding at CP 7 and slowly rolls toward CP 10 for an eventual crew change. Mechanical difficulties delayed this train below CP 5 for several hours. A nor'easter struck the ... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific coal train climbs through Clay, Colorado, on the sunny afternoon of March 16, 2011.
It is a cold, frosty morning with subfreezing temperatures as the sun begins to shine on the UP North Yard, casting a glow over the variety of light power.
Frank slide - one of the major Canadian natural disasters - but also a good spot to catch trains on the scenic Crowsnest sub of the Canadian Pacific. Altough the line is not as frequently used as... (more)
The Thanksgiving Eve edition of the LOF65 Leesdale Local holds back at CP Madera in Simi Valley for Metrolink 119 and Amtrak 790. Powering the 69 car train bound for Oxnard, CA is five EMDs, inclu... (more)
As the sun sets on another day of trains, trains, trains in the Cajon Pass/San Bernardino area, the dupers (DPUS) of a Quality Roseville are silhouetted in this view from iconic Route 66.
Fall colors are just beginning to show in Pelican Canyon as a hot westbound Z train digs into the foot of the grueling 2.2% climb to Kamela on a beautiful October day in Oregon's Blue Mountains.
An eb coal train swings around the big curve at MP 117 after crossing the Osage River on the new track 1 bridge. This is one of the few spots on the line where you can see the entire train. Thi... (more)
Brand new UP 8905 leading the QWCEW at El Casco as it climbs Beaumont Hill.
Brand new UP 8905 at Beaumont, Ca.
Passing the Summit of Cajon Pass, UP 8912 west leads its train towards West Colton.