On June 1st a chartered photo freight ran on the Central Montana Railroad. Twenty railfans chartered an 8 car train, 2 locomotives, and a caboose. The CMR ran the excursion to various photo loca... (more)
For the last 9 months or so Amtrak has advertised the King Tut exhibit in Seattle on one of its locomotives. Now that the exhibit ended the wrap will likely be removed and the 470 will go back to... (more)
BNSF S SEACHC stack trains storms through Winton, Wa. The bright sun made a cool morning feel nice and warm and has started to burn the local fog away.
East of Skykomish, Wa. BNSF's Scenic subdivision uses the canyon of Foss River to gain elevation for its climb to Stevens Pass. At the head of this horseshoe lies the Foss River trestle.
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A southbound auto rack reposition train leaves Dunsmuir for Roseville. This train is detouring over the Shasta Route thanks to an extensive tie replacement program in the Columbia River Gorge.
A southbound manifest train winds around the foothills below Mt. Shasta at “the golf course” between Mt. Shasta City and Azalea. Part of the former SP "Shasta Route" this line presents all sorts... (more)
Westbound between Eddy and Woodlin MRL's Paradise local prepares to work the Thompson River Lumber Company just a few miles ahead.
Train S-TCBCHC with ICE 210 leading meets the Z-CHCPTL at Wintler Rd.
Amtrak train 11 rounds the corner next to Steelscape between Longview Jct. South and Kalama, WA. In tow are Sounder cars which are leased to Metrolink.
A hot Z train rolls through Oregon's Baker Valley at 70 m.p.h.