BNSF coal loads, head south on the Joint Line. (Thank you to Joe B. for acting as tour guide this day.)
With the Sandhills as a background, BNSF 5729 pulls an empty hopper around one of the many curves toward Alliance.
southbound coal load near Palmer Lake, CO
With the Ravenna Sub back up now, the BNSF has some catching up to do with trains. You could tell this morning things had been backed up since I seen around 10 trains in about 2 hours. Here the 3r... (more)
It is easy to keep ahead of trains when there is heavy traffic. Behind the new AC4400, is an Oakway 9081, BNSF 8057, CSX 8404 and NREX 5077.
Muscling past me with a wave.
High Priority UPS - LTL Intermodal Train from St. Paul, MN - Chicago, IL (Cicero Yard).