Westbound crude oil train.
The sun is just about to set behind the mountains as the daily Laurel, MT to Denver, CO Manifest leaves the city of Boulder, CO behind with a UP SD70M third out. Valmont Power Plant can be seen in... (more)
A clean pair of GEVOs rolls southward on a cold morning with a train of coal empties.
BNSF 6333 & 9830 smoke it up, as they struggle up the .4% grade up hill past the Tiffen Elevator and out of the Sandusky River valley with another western coal train heading for points east.
BNSF power is used to bring coal trains into Decatur. Here 6333 & 5913 run light across the CN yard.
Cascade green SD40-2 6333 and Bluebonnet GP39-2 2849 highball west through Wilmington.
BNSF 6333 leads the Northbound Warm Springs Local back to Richmond crossing the Alameda Creek Bridge. The second unit, BNSF 6327 is the last remaining SDP40 on the roster.
BNSF's Superior to Northtown freight meet a loaded coal train as seen from the bay window of the Great Northern depot in Askov, now home to the Pine County Historical Museum. All the operators too... (more)