On one of those exhilarating mornings with the cool air fresh with the scent of pines, the 4871 East is pouring on the power for the grade to Marias Pass. The train is stretched out across the Jav... (more)
While hiking along the undulating ridge line high above the railroad and highway below, we met an eastbound rack repo from Richmond. It sure was a beautiful sight to take in from this elevation.
A BNSF vehicle train drifts downgrade as it heads east near Warren.
BNSF 4871 east passes the pair of signal bridges at Edelstein, Illinois in the morning light being the first train of a eastbound parade.
BNSF Dash 9 leads a stack train west at the high point on the BNSF transcon at 7300 feet elevation. The train is arching over the Arizonia divide and will soon be heading downhill.
Three BNSF units lean into the curve just before entering the single track with this CSX westbound.