... And Just Then a Hole in the Clouds Let the Sun Through!Don't let the sunny skies fool you - It was a cold day on Colorado's Joint Line! In fact, a few hours earlier, it was bli... (more)
BNSF's 613 Watson Shuttle Job begins to cross the one and only grade crossing on the Alameda Corridor (E. Lomita). Between the dirt road and the constant extremely heavy truck traffic, this is a v... (more)
BNSF's 613 Watson Shuttle Job waits at the West Thernard signals for permission to head onto the PHL's Long Beach Sub.
An eastbound intermodal passes underneath the ATSF-style searchlights in Toluca, IL. These searchlights, and many others on the Chillicothe Subdivision are in danger of being removed and replaced.... (more)
A detouring eastbound Q train is following Amtrak toward Minneapolis. It's getting up to track speed out of Willmar as it passes by the elevator in Kandiyohi, which according to a nearby sign is ... (more)
A heavy doublestack destined for reblocking at Clovis, NM works East up the stiff grade towards the Continental Divide.
An eastbound pulls out of Kingman Canyon on the usual westbound main due to track work on the other main.
A modern twist on the manned helpers for Cajon Pass, we see a relatively new set of GEVO's awaiting an oncoming train to clear so they can run through the crossovers at Frost.
A DPU pushes hard on a very long mixed freight.
An unmatched set of GEs head west with merchandise for Sioux City, IA. The rear of the train is snaking through the trees beneath the large ethanol plant in Atwater.
The DPU's are seen on a southbound manifest climbing out of the San Joaquin Valley with the Tehachapi Mountains looming ahead
The Victorville helpers wait for a stack train to pass before running through the crossovers on their way to help another train over Cajon.
BNSF Railway ES44DC 7644 and two Dash-9's wait for their train of nearly 100 covered hoppers to be loaded.
BNSF 7644 leads a "shooter" at the BNSF/National trails highway crossing east of Ludlow