This was the first time that the Rio Grande heritage unit led the Ski Train. Wind chill was well below zero, with high winds and fresh snow.
BNSF 5430 had to stop its trek up the pass on track 1 when it came face-to-face with a brush fire. The fire was located north of the tracks and just east of I-15. The firefighters seemed to have... (more)
This is what is left of SD40-2 8877. It was on the K-959 went it hit K-960 head-on on 9/22/05. It was buried under a pile of gondolas and on fire.
BNSF VS beer filled semi trailer, everyone was ok.
Primed and lettered.
Last official run of IC steam power pulled by Mountain type #2613.
CN's G843 is Plowing plenty of snow across the Dubuque Sub today as seen in the photo they are just hitting small ones at speed at this point on the East end of Beth siding. They could of used a ... (more)
The Glacier Discovery works north after passing the Girdwood Passenger station. Moments earlier a rainbow filled the Girdwood Valley but now dark storm clouds are shrouding the Chugach Mountains ... (more)
7079 is transported through the suburb of West Swan in Perth following a train collision on the Robe line in the WA Pilbara region.
A decent array of power around the turntable in Cumberland.
I finally got the picture that I always wanted from Donner, although there wasnt quite as much snow as I wished. Needless to say I love it! Here the spreader is plowing snow moving east over the l... (more)
A temperature inversion traps steam from freshly baked taconite pellets close to the yard, creating an interesting effect on this cold -12F morning.
A little premature flying
Via #85 hit this car at a road crossing dragging her over a kilometer down the tracks she was fatally injured
Morant's curve from the other direction. It will be more than an hour before the sun, shining on the high peaks, makes it into the valley.