BNSF ES44DC 7430 brings up the rear of a short, but heavy loaded ballast train, heading into Barstow for a crew change.
A westbound BNSF grain train passes through Kootenai Falls, Montana, on February 7, 2016.
BNSF 7430 meet's BNSF 9929 at Shabbona, IL in a gentile snowfall in the wee hour's of the morning.
Four BNSF GE locomotives lead an eastbound stack train through Kingman Canyon on a beautiful winter day in the desert.
A Logistics Park, IL to Port of Los Angeles intermodal slowly glides through the Commerce Metrolink station as it nears the end of its journey.
La Plata, MO, is a quiet rural town of 1,500 people that still hosts a stop for Amtrak's Southwest Chief. The towns proximity to the college towns of Kirksville and Columbia draw a considerable nu... (more)
Fresh snow from the night before quickly melts in the 48 degree warmth, while a hotshot Z9 for Seattle crosses the Gassman Coulee trestle.
A westbound highballs under the Santa Fe searchlights in Ancona.
The last train of my trip heads west at 70mph through the corn fields of Illinois.
During a lunch break on a family road trip, we were treated to a train heading up around the Tehachapi Loop.
This lashup on Q381 included BNSF 7430, KCS 4094, and last but not least, a delivery of 5 brand new BNSF ES44AC locomotives
Q381-05 rolls around the banked curve west of CP 17. The Southern Belle in the consist is accompanied by six "Swooshes", five of which are new deliveries from GE. In order in the consist are 625... (more)
A lash up matching the fall colors leads Q433 south at the south end of the Fort Montgomery siding.