BNSF’s Chewelah Turn approaches Clayton, Washington, on the sunny autumn day of October 12, 2018, led by BNSF No. 105, which is a former Santa Fe locomotive that was recently rebuilt and is now la... (more)
Power for the Cadiz Turn Running Lite at Hector - Power for the Cadiz turn rolls out of Barstow on the way to Cadiz to switch cars from the Arizona and California on the Needles Subdivision... (more)
Back in the late eighties, early nineties. Santa Fe was really sold on the concept of B truck locomotives. The idea was with light hot shot trains, could really get up and fly. That I can't not ar... (more)
BNSF’s Chewelah Turn crosses the Spokane River in Spokane, Washington, on October 6, 2018. An amazing A-B-B-B-B-A consist powers the train—GP60M No. 105 leads GP60B Nos. 331, 335, 344 and 336, wit... (more)
GP60Ms 144 and 110 bookend GP60 177 at Riverbank Yard.
GP60M #133 leads the Cadiz Local as its climbs toward the summit at Ash Hill on BNSF's Needles Subdivision.
Leaning into a curve and seemingly right on top of us, clean and shiny GP60M No. 142 leads a Santa Fe 199 train at Bixler, CA ,about a mile west of Orwood in the San Joaquin Delta.
Shortly after sunrise, an eastbound hotshot storms up out of the shadows of the pass with an 60M A-B-A-A set. The once spiffy new Super Fleet paint on the Warbonnets was already by the mid-90s ... (more)
BNSF’s Chewelah Turn trundles through Clayton, Washington, passing a couple of relics parked in a vacant lot along Railroad Avenue, including an old tow truck with a 1963 license plate, on Februar... (more)
BNSF’s Chewelah Turn is powered with a striking A-B-B-B-B-A set of EMD motive power as it heads through the snow-covered landscape approaching Deer Park, Washington, on February 1, 2019. The south... (more)
BNSF GP60M No. 105 leads the Chewelah Turn southbound through Loon Lake, Washington, on the morning of February 1, 2019.
A GP60M rebuild leads a rail train east after a dusting of snow
Three warbonnet GP60Ms lead a Santa Fe 991 train through Antioch, CA, just as the suns comes up over the horizon. To the right of the hotshot is Sando siding, where many a meet was made between Sa... (more)
BNSF 132 West thunders through a deep cut at Laguna, NM, as it climbs toward the Continental Divide. The name "Laguna" derives from the fact that in the past a lake existed in the area; ... (more)
Climbing thru Crozier Canyon with a quartet of 4-axle power in 1992.