A BNSF grainer makes a grand entrance into the sunshine of eastern Skamania County.
The Wyoming bound coal drag flies down the Braswell Mountain grade on a mild first day of Fall. These are actually the DPU on the rear of the train.
A loaded coal from Eagle Butte Mine, WY, bound for unloading at Juliette, GA, for Georgia Power's Scherer plant crosses the Tarkio River in southwestern Iowa. This train is currently working the r... (more)
BNSF 6183 leads a string of coal empties west through Maple Springs. Little did I know, but fellow RP.net contributors Dan Kwarciany and Nick Benson were a mere 320 feet above me shooting the sam... (more)
WPSX coal empties ease around the river and the bluff at Maple Springs. I have a new found respect for anyone who attempts this shot as the hike is not easy. Thank goes out to Nick Benson for th... (more)
Rail traffic in the CN yard.
Rare visitors this far south on the M&P Sub. Sent to rescue train G63 stranded in the snow just south of Arlington. In the end we had to pull the train out in sections as the combined 14,000 hp ... (more)
To the rescue. With G63's train stuck in a snow drift we sent for some help in the form of two BNSF engines that had arrived at Portage,WI on a coal train a few hours earlier. Even with our 3 GP... (more)