A Dash 9 locomotive leads a BNSF manifest freight train south around the curve in Palmer Lake, CO on October 8, 2017.
Beginning its southward turn down the Trunk, a presumably-empty BN grain struggles up the grade at Moody, topping less than 10 mph before accelerating past where I was standing.
BNSF has been testing its' alternative fuel tender from Northtown to as far north as Superior,WI. Here they sit at Northtown. Taken with permission and adhering to all safety practices.
It's a hot August afternoon as a single fire damaged Dash 9 leads a string of Bakken oil empties westward past a dead eastbound and between the signals at CP 20 in Mapleton.
A heavy Long Beach, CA to Clovis, NM stack train comes over the short grade from Basta up to the platform of Fullerton as the sounds of the GEs chugging gets loud and louder.
A BNSF intermodual train splits the signals at Murphy.
BNSF 5091 brings an Auto train aroud the foot hill meeting fellow Trash 9 at the head of a Z train.