The BARWAT, BNSF Railway's daily merchandise train from Barstow to Watson, California, provides some variety from the steady parade of intermodal trains found on this line. On March 30th, 2012, t... (more)
An empty ethanol train makes it's way through Silverwood just before Cajon Summit in Cajon Pass.
A pair of BNSF intermodal trains pass by each other in the Ludlow area.
A great start to a day of photography on the Columbia River Sub. This vehicle train snakes off the bridge and along the bluffs, seemingly all the way back to Wenatchee. Fortunately the train was... (more)
After overtaking a slow manifest train nearby at Berthold, a fast-moving Z-train rounds a curve in a hilly area near what was once the town of Tagus.
A BNSF eastbound vehicle train snakes off in the distance as it crosses one of the most scenic bridges on the line. Taken during the Hot - Rails 2008 Event.
After getting the green to proceed through the Bremen Interlocking, this manifest freight charges up the Merchants sub on the way to the Merchants Bridge, where it will cross the Mississippi River... (more)
BNSF Railway ES44CW 7725, on the point of train Z-WSPLAC9-19L, appears to have had a nose job, resulting in a less-than-pristine nose logo.
With heavy fog on the Mississippi this left the only shot south of La Crosse.
This empty TXI rock train has just crossed Lake Texoma. To view the reast of this album, cut and paste http://railbaron.rrpicturearchives.net/archivethumbs.aspx?id=12100 to your address bar.
A pair of ES44DCs - 7725 and 7700 - lead a short intermodal west in the early afternoon.