A little traction jewel is the operation at Kenoska which features a 1.7 mile loop of track that covers some interesting ground with a mix of beautifully restored and cared for PCC cars from 1951.... (more)
A train passes through Junction 18, possibly the world's busiest rail crossing and interlocking. A real treat to see and so accessible!
Two trains meeting at the Allegrippus Curve allow us to see how the Pennsylavina RR followed the terrain instead of cutting through it. The line was built by pick and shovel and was considered a ... (more)
A late running commuter train crosses Moodna during a heavy snow fall.
The turn from North Bennington passes the Alfrecha Road crossing on the outskirts of Rutland.
Southern #385 is dressed for the holiday and the recent snowfall adds to the spirit. Merry Christmas everyone!
The coal chute at Orbisonia waits for a tender to fill.
Atop the rock cut at the Allegrippus Curve, we can see the constant 1.86% grade up the hill on the backside of Horseshoe Curve. Rarely photographed, but the action is more dramatic and all to one'... (more)
At dawn, a manned helper set of SD40E's pops out of the New Portage Tunnel and heads down "The Slide" on the journey back to Altoona to help another train up the mountain. This is the steepest gra... (more)
With the surrounding trees covered in a silvery ice, a westbound tank train enters Horseshoe Curve.
A southbound intermodel passes the cliff at Storm King Mountain.
The River Line is aglow with the yellow leaves of an Autumn morning.
At daybreak, a rock cut defines the edge of light and shadow as an auto-rack train approaches on it's south bound journey along the RIver Line.
In the woods of upstate New York remain the last active rails of the long abandoned New York, Ontario and Western. Emerging from the fog is the CSX local out of Fulton with two cars to be spotted ... (more)
The quite rural village of Shushan is awoken by the sounds of the Batten Kill local moving through town on an Autum day.