The South Draw Sand Train Pull
No other place on the Moffat Tunnel Subdivision combines grades, curves and tunnels like South Draw. This is the section of railroad the Rio Grande purchase... (more)
South bound BNSF manifest climbs the Tehachapi Loop during a break in a storm.
A Grain Train charges the 2%+ grade approaching Warren on the east slope of Tehachapi Pass. Above the grain train is a empty coal train that has just returned from Trona.... (more)
Mid morning on a cool winter day in the lower Tehachapi’s brings the daily flow of morning north bounds down the mountain, through the majestic emerald foothills. Here, a BNSF intermodal glides ... (more)
As the morning sun rises over the surrounding mountain tops, a BNSF Grainer crosses the Two Medicine Bridge at West Glacier.
In the last half hour of summer sun light, a glinted south bound BNSF intermodal races across the eastern Tehachapi valley and around the dried Proctor Lake during a wind storm that's kicking up d... (more)
First Light at MP 503
Racing the rising sun. I stand in the dark watching the light creep up from my wet vantage point beneath the super elevated curve between MP 503 and 502... (more)
As the morning sun rises in the Gorge, a westbound Manifest rolls around Wind Mountain and along the Columbia River as it enters Home Valley Wa.
Mount Hood stands out on a beautiful Northwest Day as an eastbound manifest rolls through Avery alongside the Columbia River
Mount Hood looms over a westbound Coal train meeting an eastbound manifest at Wishram on a beautiful Columbia River morning. The Celilo Bridge, in the distance, crosses the Columbia from Wishram ... (more)
A early clear morning in the Northern Rockies sees a eastbound Stack train leaving Java. The train is pulling the 1.8% grade up toward the Blacktail Horseshoe. This section ... (more)
Along the Columbia River Gorge at sunrise on the Fallbridge Subdivision a loaded westbound Coal move rolls into Home Valley Wa.
Summer Day in the High Country
Eastbound through East Portal.
Westbound mixed freight runs along the Mississippi River just outside of Savanna, Illinois.
A long southbound Cowley Local led by a ex BN SD60m rumbles into the spectacular Sheep Canyon. A remote section of the Big Horn River cuts a slice thru Sheep Mountain exposing a Geological wonder... (more)