A variety of BNSF units huddle together waiting for service.
46. Sun has risen just not high enough as my first train of the day heads west towards Missoula. Day 4 has started well all ready. It just won't last.
47. A pan of BNSF 1029 just before it heads in a small tunnel.
Most people come to this location to watch goats licking the salt off the exposed rock. Some of us have more impressive activities to regard!
This train will be the last to pass over Stevens for a while. Track warrants governed the CTC controlled mountains and BNSF 1029 was able to roll through a double red signal. The signals are down ... (more)
Stephen De Vight and John B. watch the spokev thunder up Stevens Pass from Railfan Rock. As viewed though a fish-eye.
The Westbound Z train is the last to pass over a failed insulated joint that brought down CTC signaling between Skykomish and Scenic for several hours.
My dad, RP contributor Louis Becker, has just finished taking a shot on the right as BNSF 1029 and large font EMD 9066 accelerate past us in control of the M-GFDNTW.
NS 211 heads south behind a "goat boat" as the wild mustard begins to bloom
Empty Unit Ore Train from Birmingham, AL - Steelton, MN.
CSX Q237 passes the Old Whiteside Tunnel at the summit of Raccoon Mountain.