After crossing Utah’s Soldier Summit, an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe manifest freight, powered by a quartet of GE C44-9Ws, passes a discarded old Ford Truck as it approaches Helper Yard... (more)
A large BNSF manifest (I think this train is H-GALMEM) cruises westbound toward St. Louis at Machens, Missouri.
Once the pride of the fleet, a pair of Heritage II painted C44-9Ws bring BNSF run-through train 264 into Inman Yard.
7 units lead a HRICBAR into Tunnel 2 near Bealville in the late afternoon.
A westbound Z-train runs "The Guantlet," Fargo-Moorhead's new whistle free zone right through the downtowns of both cities. The last time I caught the 5240, it was struggling to climb out of the ... (more)
This grain train struggles to climb out of the Red River Valley as the BNSF 5240 was having some troubles. This train would stop just east of Larimore while they troubleshot the problem while the... (more)
An earthworm heading from the Minnesota Northern Railroad to the Pacific Northwest accelerates out of Grand Forks after clearing up some brake pressure issues back at the yard. An additional H2 Da... (more)
There is something about that train...that's orange! "Coast Starlight", running almost 7 hours behind schedule, being pulled by a guest freight unit after one of the P42s died earlier on the trip... (more)
An eastbound stack train heading for Needles passes a slow-moving merch heading upgrade towards Barstow. Canon EOS 10D, firstname.lastname@example.org, 300mm