Night Light - CN 8819 peaks out from behind the depot built in the mid 1890s hauling a stack train through town on a very warm February night.
This depot has a lot of history in town, and just li... (more)
CN’s Wisconsin Central heritage pulls train M336 past the Lake Zurich depot on its way south to Kirk Yard (Gary) from Green Bay, Wisconsin on a foggy but mild January night.
Pacing the Tour Bus
Coming into the historic and tourist town of Hermann, MO, Big Boy is created by hundreds of people who have pulled off the side of the highway to witness. A group even rented ... (more)
CN’s BC Rail Heritage unit pushes through a New Year’s Day snowstorm on the front of Q116 passed the Barrington Junction signals.
Another night, another visitor...
CN’s GTW heritage locomotive rumbles past the (1895) Lake Zurich Train Station on a cold winter night.
This picture is dedicated to all those that made it possible! Without the countless hours of work and numerous donations made, this photo and nearly a dozen other rail fans photos would have never... (more)
End of the day, but not time to go home yet.
After just barely getting my flashes setup I capture the last light of the day and a shot of a train that won't be around much longer. A loaded Pleas... (more)
Start em young! A young rail-fan waves to a westbound oil tanker while taking a picture at the park.
A NS transfer makes it's way slowly past a few railfans at the park on it's way west on track two towards Global 3
The westbound industry train rumbles past with a brand new SD70ace
CN 2251 pounds the diamonds at Turner Junction, passing one of the last remaining operational control towers in the Chicagoland Area.
A BNSF stack powers through the park under the brand new signals that replaced the searchlights earlier this year.
As the sun sets, a Grain Train pulls hard out of Council Bluffs.
30,000+ horses rumble on up the hill out of Lanark on their way hauling 8,500 tons towards the Mississippi river.
A very hot stack train pounds across the Streator road crossing with a faded pumpkin and and aged warbonnet.