At the end of the day a BNSF coal empty returns to the Powder River Basin, climbing a slight grade as it heads toward Orin Jct. In the background the North Platte River flows into the Glendo Reser... (more)
BNSF 9248 catches the last glimpse of sunlight of the day as its train winds along the North Platte River near Glendo, WY on its was northwest to the Powder River Basin.
The last light of the day greets BNSF 9248 as it winds it train of coal empties around a curve and up a short grade along the North Plate River near Glendo, WY. The train will connect with Joint L... (more)
BNSF 8575 (SD70ACe) & 9921 (SD70MAC) with a coal empty wait truly for free way at West Elkhorn, as BNSF 4780 (GE C44-9W) shoves a southbound manifest in direction to Wendover.
Heading back to the mines in the Powder River Basin, a northbound BNSF coal empty passes through Glendo, Wyoming with a Grinstein SD70MAC and KCS pool unit bringing up the rear of the train.
A southbound BNSF loaded coal train out of the Powder River Basin rounds a curve near Glendo, Wyoming on the BNSF's Valley Subdivision.
BNSF 9636 along with a KCS belle bring up the rear of a westbound coal empty as it passes through the small town of Glendo, between Guernsey and Bridger Jct.
Just north of Glendo Wyoming, an empty BNSF coal train eases into "The Curve"
Rolling into a curve, BNSF 9020 Leads an empty coal train back to the mines in the north.
Heading back for a refill.
Going back for more coal.
Note two rail fans in lower left corner.
You can just see the DPU at the end of the train. I like the lone tree on the hillside.
BNSF SD70ACe 9317 is seen leading another loaded coal train south at West Elkhorn - 26/08/2009
With BNSF ES44AC 5964 and CEFX SD90MAC 133 on the point and BN SD70MAC 9633 working as the DPU, empty coal train E-CEBNAM2-02 rounds the curve toward the bridge over Elkhorn Creek