BNSF 5817, 9096, & 9602 lead westbound empties past UP 7946 which is the dpu on an eastbound BNSF coal train.
Two GEVO's from both BNSF and CSX lead a Wichita, KS to Laurel, MT Boeing Airplane Train as they meet the Longmont Switch at Longs Peak under a Waxing Gibbous Moon.
North Bound BNSF #5817 Leads a Emty Coal Train up & over the grade at Eldridge.
After climbing for about 20 minutes up the hill and waiting for nearly two hours, finally we got a train shortly before sunset
NS 740 bring your train down to Spring and cut off your lead motor Yeah I wish...
Either way the orange and green pair make for a little variety and look pretty good together as they roll ... (more)
An empty coal train cruises through the Ladoga siding preparing to meet a loaded coal train going to the same place this train came from: Superior, Wisconsin.
An empty coal train comes around the curve west of Cleveland and passes through one of the numerous lakes associated with the "prairie pothole" region of central North Dakota. This is just one exa... (more)
An empty coal train from Superior, Wisconsin transitions off double track and onto single track at Eldridge. The double track begins about 13 miles to the east in Bloom and is the last piece of do... (more)
While not as extreme as mountain railroading, Nebraska does have grades.
Westbound manifest works slowly toward Cajon after ducking under I15.