From cloudy to blinding light...
An almost hopeless and gloomy day around Darling with slow traffic started to look better as the day went on. With trains getting stuck around Winslow due to si... (more)
Hazard is really close to Ravenna. Do we think the place may have some eastern Kentucky connection? Bet there's more coal flowing here. In any case this deadheading OCS was waiting to move on e... (more)
U-tioptw, smoke in the background from a three major fires in The Dalles area.
An eastbound intermodal crosses the ex-Rock Island track on the directional running portion of the Transcon. The now Union Pacific track splits off the Golden State Route at Herrington and passes ... (more)
In the first light of the day, BNSF 6612 leads an eastbound stack train through Los Lunas, enroute to Belen, and points east on the BNSF Transcon.
BNSF 6612 leads Eastbound stack train across the Needles Sub along with NS and CP pool power units.
West end of Crozier Canyon
An eastbound climbs the Cajon Pass under the smoke from the Sheep Fire in the hills just behind the train. There was also 30mph winds and some strange clouds over the pass.
A trio of ES44C4's head northbound on BNSF's Ft. Worth sub, hauling an empty grain thru Valley Mills.