Two EMD GR12 helper locomotives in Atacama desert, waiting in former Chehueque Station for next iron train from Los Colorados iron mine. Absolute darkness and desolation, in a very cold night, Ata... (more)
This one is kinda neat.
While there are many great lodging establishments that have a railroad theme and are close to active lines, the Izaak Walton Inn on Marias Pass is a railfan's paradise. Adding inspiration (as if o... (more)
NF-210 locomotives built by GMD ex CNR, now working in Chile ... Are shifted very lonely in the Atacama desert. FCAB Nș 1428 was CN 942.
Helpers sit south of the San Luis Obispo station as the oilcans pass by on their way to San Ardo.
A helper set begins their shove out of Altoona as they pass Alto.
A pair of Altoona helpers shove a westbound toward Horseshoe Curve.
A four unit set of helpers is stopped at the top of Bozeman Pass after helping a westbound up the grade as a thunderstorm approaches.
A trio of SD60M. Note the red strip still on 2290.
A short business train takes track 3 and hold the line while sitting adjacent to the slo helper power
Classic EMD power seems to be living it's last years out on the coastline, California has become somewhat of a safe house for the SD60m's. They can be seen working the Guadalupe Turn, Helper duty,... (more)
A trio of classic power is passing Orcutt Road and about to take some empty well cars down to LA. These cars have been stored on the recently rehabbed track 3.
New Year's Day 1993 finds this helper set shoving on a westbound BN train on the east side of Bozeman Pass.
A pair of helpers on the rear of a westbound rumble across the middle fork of the Flathead River east of Essex.