On the move and out of town.
After a series of storms some good weather has come to the PNW. Here we see a westbound empty vehicle train making up speed after a work window.
Stein's Hill Panorama - A westbound auto train approaches Stein's Hill on BNSF Main #3 in the Cajon Pass.
Passing Stein's Hill - A westbound auto train passes the memorials at Stein's Hill in the Cajon Pass.
Red at night, railfans' delight. An incredible sunset provided a spectacular end to an incredible day spent by a group of Northwesterners on BNSF's Needles Sub on February 25th. This was ... (more)
While it may look like another run of the mill tank train, the fact that two BNSF H2's are leading it eastbound on CANADIAN PACIFIC trackage in this area is baffling. They're holding up two westb... (more)
A BNSF Denver, CO to Laurel, MT manifest, (H-DENLAU), slowly approaches M.P. 51, as it takes the siding at Longs Peak, CO.
BNSF Grain train cruises through the gorge striking contrast of angles and curves with the terrain and the arc of the fill.
A Denver, CO to Laurel, MT manifest, (H-DENLAU1-02a), is stopped on a siding, awaiting the arrival of a southbound manifest.
A westbound passes Turkey Hills in the background. I found this spot to be an awesome place to shoot, lots of colors at this time of year along the Seligman Subdivision.
Due to some MoW work in the area, westbounds were running opposite main toward Dilworth. Here a stack train cuts across the MN countryside.
Taken from the cab of LLW SD9E 4433, this Z train heads towards Vancouver. He had to make a short stop at the Willamette River draw to wait for the bridge to get locked up.
Crossing over from Main 2 to Main 1
BNSF 5223 and CN 5700 are serviced and fueled at the Stevens Point Roundhouse. Canon EOS 20D.