After a rainy dreary weekend, cloudy skies give way to sunny, warm, and humid conditions as a short Pearland, TX to Chicago, IL intermodal train passes by a tiny pond just east of the crossovers a... (more)
Westbound flood detour on the KCS
A CSX oil train with BNSF power rounds the curve in Palmyra
A manifest crawls around the loop.
BNSF 5176 leads freshly painted NS Gevo 7595 over the Chicago airline. This is definately a scene that will someday look drastically different.
Manifest climbs the loop at Walong
Shot at 300mm from across the valley, BNSF 5176 will take several minutes to travel around the Allard Horseshoe and cross the rails in the foreground of the photo.
Eastbound approaching tunnel 10
A mix of BNSF, NS and UP power lead an eastbound on the Lehigh Line. This is the first snowfall of the season in NJ. Included in the consist are UP 2830 (SD45T-2) and UP 3962 (SD70M).
Rolling on freshly ballasted mainline, a southbound BNSF mixed freight curves its way into Tunnel 2.
After meeting a ballast train near Ilmon, BNSF 5176 powers up the grade heading toward Caliente.
BNSF 5176 leads a manifest freight south as it passes under Highway 58 at the siding of Woodford.
Intermodal Stack Train from Kansas City, MO (Murray Yard) - Tacoma, WA. (Canon EOS20D, 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM)
Leading an eastbound stack train on the NS mainline.