En route to Wyoming, BNSF 9893 leads an empty load of coal cars from the J.H. Campbell Generating Complex in West Olive, MI.
Heard D801 coal empties coming south nearing Waverly, saw they were headed west, literally ran past some businesses and found a spot of sunlight through the trees to shoot them. This photo starte... (more)
8717 leads a train of intermodal cars and mixed freight through the east end of CSX's Waverly yard.
As the day comes to a close, former B&O caboose 904015 leads a reverse movement of empty scrap metal gondolas into the Louis Padnos Iron and Metal Company yard. After switching out the empties, t... (more)
After a week of 70 degree temps, winter returned to Michigan bringing high winds and blowing snow. CSXT 2630 leads a local job through rural west Michigan down a scarcely traveled branch line. M... (more)
Depots aren't just for passenger trains. The new crew meets the old on the station platform of the Amtrak depot in Holland, MI. The empty coal train is enroute to Wyoming after servicing an ener... (more)
Bound for Wyoming, BNSF 9893 leads an empty load of coal cars through Holland, MI.
Switch goes left, line goes right, train goes down the middle. BNSF 5969 with BNSF 5792 pick the switch for the Ottawa Beach spur. Only one coal hopper went off the tracks as well.
An eastbound has an approach slow at the west end of the Holland Siding
The Pere Marquette zooms into the night. While waiting for the train here at Holland, you'll meet some very friendly railfans!