The Northern Transcon for the BNSF usually sees 3 westbound Z-trains during the afternoon into the evening. Normally its the St, Paul, South Seattle, and Portland Z-trains that run about 2 hours a... (more)
The Wisconsin River Bridge used to be a favorite hangout of mine back in the days. The BN and now the BNSF were always good for a few trains westbounds during the afternoons. This bridge is locate... (more)
Westbound Z-train Chicago, IL, to Portland, OR, rolls pass this old barn that frames the countryside west of Rochelle. This was 1 of 3 westbound this warm afternoon.
Z Chicago - Portland highballs past the Fairview Ave Metra Depot.
I was sitting on the front porch and all of the sudden I hear "psssssssshhhhhhhhhh" and Z Chicago - Portland came to a screeching halt. So I grabbed the gear and quickly got to the head end to get... (more)
BNSF 599 races west through the rolling hills of westren Illinois.
This repainted H2 doesnt need the sun out to look bright!
BNSF 4836 comming into Oregon.