On a wet, muggy spring morning, a south bound BNSF manifest rounds the horseshoe curve in Caliente, CA on the climb for the summit in Tehachapi, CA.
A day out train chasing with my boys took us to the parking lot along the S-curve in downtown Elk River. A couple of younger railfans were there, too. It was their first time meeting up in perso... (more)
Just another eastbound on the directional running segment of the Transcon between Mulvane and Ellinor.
The bright colours of the leading units on a westbound BNSF intermodal complement the vibrant spring blooms of the desert vegetation on each side of the track in the upper reaches of Cajon Pass.
Check out that second engine! Sweet elephant style consist!
BN SD40-2 7802, a very rare NREX patched DRGW SD40T-2, #5398, and a BNSF warbonnet Dash 9 lead M-IHBKCK through Mazon.