As darkness falls on Minneapolis, BNSF's Northtown yard is visible from above, with the tall buildings of downtown visible in the far distance. (Photographed with a Canon 6D from a helicopter ride... (more)
A long view of the CN yard at Proctor, MN. Engine facility is on the middle left and the car repair shop is middle right.
What was once strictly an ore staging yard for the mines of northern Mi... (more)
TVRM's former Southern Rwy 2-8-0 #630 leads a southbound Norfolk Southern/TVRM public excursion train across the massive bridge over the Kentucky River at High Bridge, KY on its round trip between... (more)
An aerial view in 1981 of the Santa Fe diesel service shops on the eastern end of the massive Barstow yard.
The KMCO LP refinery is located next to the Union Pacific mainline, 35 miles east of Houston. It can hold up to 250 railcars. Fortunately, the United Airlines pilot banked the aircraft over on o... (more)
Santa Fe Corwith Yard, now under ownership of BNSF Railway, shot from my Toronto-bound Porter flight back in 2010.
Eastbound Q368 winds its 10,000 feet of train around the horseshoe curve at Mance, two miles east of the summit of Sand Patch Grade. The Mance Training Camp (red caboose) can be seen on the pinna... (more)
Close up view of the maintenance building complex in the Coney Island Yard. The Coney Island Yard is the largest rapid transit yard in the world. Visible in the center is a collection of historic... (more)
An aerial view of Union Pacific's Salt Lake City Intermodal Terminal located at 56th West and 7th South west of downtown. The facility opened on September 21, 2006, replacing the Roper Yard piggyb... (more)
My Christmas present last year was a trip in a hot air balloon. I finally took the trip on Thursday evening. Here a Virgin train heads under the motorway and heads for Ferryhill and stations to Du... (more)
Hard to believe it's already been a year since the big show in Spencer.
An aerial view of a westbound CP train rounding the sweeping curve just east of Barrett, MN on an absolutely perfect summer evening.
A pair of freshly rebuilt "SD40Ns" rest with with a short MASAS train south Columbia, IL. This rural scene was taken a few thousand feet above the ground in a 5 seat Piper aircraft.
An aerial view of the new Iowa Interstate Dennis Miller Locomotive Maintenance Works at South Amana, Iowa.
Recent heavy rains have brought major flooding to the Iowa River. The CRSA turn moves slowly as water surrounds both sides of the track.