BNSF handles a manifest around the tangent at Crescent, CO over a fresh foot of snow. Crescent is fabled by crews since the Rio Grande operated the Moffat Subdivision as the most beautiful view in... (more)
A long eastbound stack train winds its way upgrade through the west end of Kingman Canyon. The EMD leader was one of only two observed during eight days on the western end of the Transcon.
Back in 2009 the BNSF was taking delivery of new 6300's series units. Here a westbound coal train has 11 units, 7 of them brand new units probably heading to Alliance for setup. The train passes t... (more)
The fourth engine back, a CSX GP15T, is the only home road engine on the eastbound "Q". BNSF 9224 leads the engine consist, lookin' good like an ACE should leading the train down by Henderson Av... (more)
Fog has set this morning as a westbound empty rolls thru the east end of double track at Ashby. This train came out of Eola, IL, off the EJ&E, and is bound for Decker Mine, MT. These EOS trains lo... (more)
An eastbound coal train rolls down main track 1 through downtown Aurora.
BNSF 9224 makes the turn into the NSP plant to drop off another load of coal.
Mixed Emotions. Two hundred new SD70ACes are slotted for Alliance, NE throughout 2008 meaning an equal number of SD70MACs, currently assigned there, will be moved to Glendive, MT. ... (more)