BNSF is also detouring trains over the Union Pacific LA&SL route due to the Feather River Canyon being washed out near Blairsden, Ca from the severe storms that have hit California over the last f... (more)
A westbound BNSF train crests the hill at Wyaconda. The area around Wyaconda is very hilly and I'm sure provides some challenges for the crews.
An EMD trio led by SD75M 8203 on a loaded coal train destined for Wisconsin.
The second section of the Ray/Ross Turn returns to Minot with four EMD's on the point hauling the 67 car local over the Des Lacs Reservoir.
Behind a good looking warbonnet, this westbound manifest heads toward Willmar as the sun sags low in the sky. There are a pair of Army tanks on the first car behind the power...a rare sight on th... (more)
An eastbound BNSF unit coal train emerges from the fog as it passes a grain elevator in Steele, ND.
An eastbound empty coal train from Portland General Electric passes through the 29th street crossing near the east end of MRL's downtown Billings yard.
A trio of patched Warbonnets leads a loaded DEEX train through a reverse curve, just west of Aitkin, Minnesota.
A COLX coal train overtakes a Q train as they both enter Northtown.