On a wet, muggy winter afternoon, an east bound BNSF intermodal rocks and shakes the cables of the old bridge across the San Joaquin River in north Fresno. The river is overflowing, due too an ext... (more)
BNSF SD60M 1463 leads a local west past two Downers Grove landmarks, the Tivoli Theater and the Main Street Station.
An outbound empty coal train meets BNSF 9129 which will then throw the switch to enter the BNSF yard in Sterling, Colorado.
A pair of heavies get ready to enter the Sterling BNSF yard as soon as the empty coal clears the tracks.
BNSF DC unit 7390 leads an eastbound Z through Riverbank.
BNSF 9233 is making its way through "the sag" on Main 1 a few miles north of Palmer Lake. Over 100 years ago, tracks of competing railroads (Rio Grande and Santa Fe) crossed here. Specif... (more)
North meets south at "The Sag" a few miles north of Palmer Lake on the Joint line. The coal train to the right on Main 1 is stopped, cooling its traction motors after the long climb up P... (more)
The inbound engineer briefs with the outbound conductor in front of the La Junta Depot where Denver crews hand of the trains to Amarillo crews.
A pair AC GEVOs hold back 17,000 tons of coal for the Headwaters Power Plant in Donnie, TX down a 1.4% grade as it snakes through Monument, CO.
On Memorial Day 2020, the holiday lull in rail traffic was taken advantage of when a special high/wide load was hauled from San Onofre, in northern San Diego County to Apex, Nevada. Morning passe... (more)
BNSF 5621 and CSX 4827 wait for a green signal to proceed off the Van Buren line and head south towards Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
Brand new BNSF 7927 leads an eastbound doublestack into the Belen yard.
BNSF 1608, still in Santa Fe colors, pulls a string of cars north out of the Belen yard.