With the climb up and over Mullan Pass behind them, this westbound Aberdeen, SD to Kalama, WA grain load eases into the east end of Elliston where the MRL helpers will cutoff from the train and pr... (more)
A coal train derailment at Jens earlier in the day has these two westbounds tied down at Helena awaiting the reopening of the 3rd Subdivision the next day.
Four Dash 9-44CW lead this heavy high priority manifest to the summit of the Arizona Divide as it passes by an old water tower at Bellemont.
BNSF 4739 drops down the last few miles into Mojave.
BNSF power tied down at Kosmosdale on the Paducah & Louisville creates a rather rare and uncommon scene. Several days later these units would haul a military train originating at nearby Fort Knox ... (more)
Two C44-9Ws assist with dynamic braking on a unit grain train, as it rolls downgrade out of Tunnel 2.
Southern fans rejoice! Two Pumpkins run Southern-stlye up the Glasston Sub to drop a unit train of empty hoppers at the Peavy grain elevator.
A Portland bound vehicle train shows a little smoke with Mount Baker in the background.
With another three inches of snow on the way, 4739 moves west.