A BNSF westbound manifest skirts the north shore of the Columbia River at Lyle, WA.
A BNSF stack train headed for the Pacific Northwest has just crossed over UP's Overland Route.
As sunset approaches, BNSF 6079 East is about to cross over Hy. 59 south of Bill.
BNSF 6079 East crests Logan Hill as a UP coal load follows close behind. Meanwhile, another load descends the mountainside in the distance.
A westbound UP coal empty climbs Logan Hill with two units on the front, and two pushing on the rear.
An eastbound UP coal load runs past another just west of Reno Junction.
With the afternoon sun on its nose, an eastbound UP coal load accelerates out of Reno Junction as two other UP coal trains wait on the adjacent mains.
As coal trains wait on either side of it, a BNSF coal empty heads east on the Reno Sub at Reno Junction, WY.
BNSF 5816 East passes two other coal loads waiting for crews at the east end of Rozet Yard.
UP 7973 East passes under the Houston Street Viaduct and heads for the passage beneath the Dallas Convention Center.
UP 7993 West passes old South Tower that at one time was part of Dallas Union Passenger Terminal.
A BNSF grain train, with the setting sun full in the face, rounds a curve south of Thackerville, OK.
SP 5316 West roars past Stockton Tower with a GP9 as the second unit in the consist. In the 1970s, SP's SD39s did not often venture north of Fresno on the Valley Line, working Tehachapi and Cajon ... (more)
As UP 1859 South passes Tower 60, an FWWR Cresson Turn waits for the UP to pass before heading south on its own line.
FWWR approaches the Clear Fork of the Trinity River atop a wooden trestle.