Out in the Sandhills of Nebraska about halfway between Broken Bow and Thedford lies Linscott, almost precisely where cornfields end and cattle ranching begins. There isn't much to distinguish Lins... (more)
The rear DPUs on this northbound empty coal train have throttled down and will now assist with braking for the remainder of the trip to Denver. A few moments earlier, this train crested the Palme... (more)
BNSF 9624 leads the TexMex through Forbes on a blustery morning, and also sports a creative BN nose logo that was added by a railfan crew member.
BNSF 9624, 6037, & KCS 3962 power a westbound empty coal train.
BNSF power in for service at the CN yard. BNSF is the major provider of coal transportation services in this area.
This lite power move arrives in Longmont, CO headed for a storage track where they will tie down for the day. These units were part of a 105 car loaded coal train that arrived at the Xcel Energy P... (more)
Lite power from the Valmont Coal Train is seen passing by the BNSF local units, and will tie down on a storage siding at Longmont, Colorado.
Five BNSF units are tied down on a storage track in Longmont, CO, after arriving at a power plant in Boulder, CO with 105 loaded coal hoppers.
BNSF 9624 and four other units are seen making track speed of 40 MPH as they head out of Niwot, Colorado, and into Longmont, to tie the power down.
Lite Power led by BNSF 9624 is seen passing by the Longmont, CO Depot after setting out coal loads at the Xcel Energy Power Plant in Boulder, CO. The units will be tied down and the crew will retu... (more)
Working hard on it's way up Crawford Hill.
Views like this are endless from Ponderosa Ranch. The Ponderosa Ranch surrounds much of the BNSF's famous Crawford Hill. This is one of many trains I saw tranverse the hill in my short time there.