With number boards all in a row, this fast stack train throttles back as it comes down the hill east of Wyaconda, Missouri.
On a crisp February 23, 2017, an eastbound BNSF manifest freight crosses the inlet for Trout Creek where it enters the Clark Fork at Trout Creek, Montana.
An eastbound BNSF manifest freight crosses the inlet for Trout Creek where it enters the Clark Fork at Trout Creek, Montana, on February 23, 2017.
An eight mile hike, over 1,000 vertical feet and all I needed after that was a train. This location has always looked good from Google Earth, but I owe thanks to Tom Kaminski for inspiring me to ... (more)
BNSF 7603 rolls through Bealville with the rest of its train in the background leaving Cliff.
BNSF 7603 plus 4 units coming down Cajon Pass at Blue Cut.
With domestic & international stacks up front and pigs on the rear, a Los Angeles to Memphis Q train speeds up grade at Ludlow.
Northbound taconite empties for Minnesota easily makes the 25MPH track speed passing the Ameren UE Rush Island Power Plant.
BNSF 7603 and 2 other ES44DC's leading a double stack train through Kingman Canyon near Kingman, AZ. Note the heat distortion coming from the dynamic brake grids of these 3 units. The railroad qui... (more)
Northbound at the Ameren Rush Island power plant. It wasn't long after this shot, that we got drenched by a massive rain cloud approaching from behind us!
This is a westbound stacktrain, lead by one of BNSF's newer locomotive aquisitions.
Day becomes night as smoke from the Lake Arrowhead fire blankets the San Bernardino Valley. With gusts over 40mph the trains were running few and infrequent today. Strange how such tragic events,... (more)