In a panned photograph, Union Pacific Challenger No. 3985 steams west between Dix and Owasco, Nebraska, on June 13, 2000.
A westbound BNSF coal empty rumbles through Dutch, Wyoming, as rain moves east over the Big Horn Subdivision on June 14, 2014. In a mile or so, the train will head up the Dutch Sub. for loading.
A westbound Canadian Pacific stack train follows the Thompson River just east of Spences Bridge, British Columbia, on July 22, 2011.
Montana Rail Link’s gas local heads eastbound west of Weeksville, Montana, on May 10, 2010. Lead locomotive MRL No. 332 has an interesting history to be told. It began life as Erie Lackawanna EMD ... (more)
Canadian National train No. 102 cruises through Swan Landing near Brule, Alberta, at 8:08 p.m. on the eve of July 18, 2013.
Exiting Red Gorge along the Colorado River, a westbound Union Pacific coal empty is between Radium and Yarmony, Colorado, on November 6, 2012.
Pacing blur: Passing at a combined speed of over 120 mph, a westbound Union Pacific stack train meets an eastbound vehicle train near Dunlap, Iowa, on May 22, 2014, in a view along good old U.S. 3... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific coal train catches the last sunlight of the day as it exits Byers Canyon on a sharp curve between Sulphur and Flat, Colorado, on June 3, 2013.
A lone rafter floats down the Colorado River as a westbound BNSF manifest freight rumbles through Tunnel’s 39 and 40 in Little Gore Canyon west of Azure, Colorado, on the afternoon of August 4, 20... (more)
Norfolk Southern 38Q is eastbound through Crockett, Virginia, just east of Rural Retreat on a very pleasant May 13, 2014.
Montana Rail Link’s Paradise local heads for Thompson River Lumber at Thompson Falls, west of Eddy, Montana, on September 23, 2009. EMD GP9 Nos. 113 and 127 power the short 5-car train.
Union Pacific GE AC4400CW-CTE No. 5990 leads an eastbound coal train out of Tunnel 1 and curves downgrade toward Coal Creek east of Plainview, Colorado, on April 30, 2014.
Replacing some ties on the reverse loop in the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad’s yard in Durango, Colorado, is Maintenance-of-Way gang Unit 870 on October 15, 2014.
A westbound BNSF grain train crosses the inlet of Trout Creek over Bridge 55 at Trout Creek, Montana, on October 2, 2014. Leading the train is former warbonnet GE C40-8W No. 905, with Santa Fe sis... (more)
Westbound Union Pacific MNYRO is approaching Tunnel 39 and Little Gore Canyon west of Azure, Colorado, on the morning of August 3, 2014.