At the end of a pleasant day on the Santa Fe in Illinois, the setting sun and red signal give way to one more eastbound intermodal hotshot. The sun was setting on the railroad as well as the BNSF ... (more)
On a hot May afternoon in the desert, a UP military train full of APC's roll down grade under the historic signal bridge at Mojave on the famous Tehachapi pass. The signal bridge's day are numbere... (more)
EB coal with only one unit on each end.
An eastbound loaded unit train has only one unit on each end.
Flying upgrade west of town after a track crew cleared up in North Rockwood.
Hot train before the heat.
As the sun dips towards the horizon, the low sun angle creates a firey glow off the unit ethanol train heading west on the former DME. Train 637 climbs a slight grade out of Lewiston as the four ... (more)
Dakota Southern President Alex Huff shovels out a grade crossing as the 4427 makes a rare move on this lightly used line.
Hey, it's nice to be in the front of the photo line, ain't it? It's a beautiful spring day at the steam program's favorite runby spot but the weather added to the sight.
Shot after sunset this train full of empties and with only 2 running is still dragging slowly up the hills.
MRL 257 and 258 just put the train together after a pick-up. Why that railroader is sitting on the ground, I don't know.
Cattle dot the landscape, and wide open spaces of western Montana, as BNSF 4963 moves east into Drummond.
The Minnesota City to Huron manifest works west with 93 cars through a snow-filled cut on a cold, but beautifully sunny January day.
Westbound freight encounters fresh snow deposited the night before. Temp -17F with windchill -35F. Boy it was cold.
The sprawl of Pullman can be seen on the hills above. Stan sets one of many handbrakes on some 5,000 feet of new storage cars. BNSF wanted the 53' well cars that were on the line and gave back jus... (more)