3 units lead this eastbound grain empty in the early morning as it races across the Tehachapi Valley at Monolith.
Westbound Z crossing Nason Creek at "The Slot" on the climb to Stevens Pass.
An eastbound BNSF officers special passes the single semaphore that controls westbound movement at MP 849.1, just east of Los Cerrillos, NM on the BNSF Glorieta Sub 2/21/12. The single semaphore t... (more)
A BNSF officers special splits the semaphores between East Watrous and Shoemaker, NM on the BNSF Raton Sub 2/21/12. This is a rare move these days on this line, as the only scheduled train to run ... (more)
A Casper, WY to Denver, CO manifest is seen heading south at the 3rd Ave crossing in Longmont, CO.
BNSF 5477 and 2 older warbonnet GE's lead eastbound tonnage across the Needles Sub as they decend the grade off Ash Hill near Siberia.
50 foot walk form the car, a little +10 saturation and this is better than anything you can produce on the West Slope. Scary part is the angles only get better from here!
Looking down on the Wishram yard from Highway 14, a BNSF eastbound is departing with the Oregon Trunk Bridge in the background.
An eastbound passes the west switch of Maryhill siding. The engineer's side window of the 5477 appears to have some plastic sheeting which has broken up.
A vast Z-train charges westward through the San Joaquin Valley.
BNSF 5477 drifts downgrade at Bison. The train is heading for Montana’s rolling plains, leaving the trees, tunnels and snow sheds behind.
BNSF 5477 rolls over the crest of Marias Pass at Summit. The helpers will cut off and head back to Essex for their next assignment.
BNSF 5477 climbs the slope through Blacktail. Several massive snow sheds cover the grade through this area.
BNSF 5477 is eastbound with a general freight this morning. A pair of SD40-2 is pushing on the rear.