Westbound grain splits the SP era signals at the east end of Whiteside siding just west of Hutchinson, KS.
A tri-window SD60M dedicated to Roger Buchanan for his commitment to safety at the N. Little Rock, AR shops leads a train out of the Topeka, KS yard headed to Kansas City.
Two SD40-2s lead the westbound through Walton prior to terminating at Sand Creek Yard in Newton. This train traveled down the Union Pacific's Lost Springs Sub before returning to BNSF trackage at ... (more)
An old foreigner leads a grain train headed to western Kansas and eventually the Cimarron Valley Railroad. Here it slows to take the siding at Walton before reaching Newton to swap power.
A fast moving Z train rolls west around a curve on the BNSF transcon just east of Rose Hill, Kansas.
Kansas sunset on New Year's Day as a stack train hustles across the plains.
Looks like a couple of model train engines that were picked up and placed beside the track instead of back in their box. The head end of an eastbound stack train clipped the end of a westbound sta... (more)
A wonderful day of sharing train related photos and stories in Abilene ended with a night photo shoot of the ATSF 3415. Looking forward to next year's Great Smoky Valley Shootout!
Westbound stacks blend in to the colors of fall in the Flint Hills.
Eastbound manifest snakes its way along the side of the canyon. Is it too early to say I'm glad to see an H2 BNSF engine leading?
Just east of Valentine, a westbound freight exits Crozier Canyon. Historic Route 66 is seen on the far left and was a great way to see the American southwest on my first trip there.
My first trip to Kingman Canyon gave me some beautiful views. Same orange engines as Kansas, but completely different scenery.
A fresh ace leads a Chicago bound stack train eastbound on the Golden State Route just west of the Waldeck siding.
Head-end power takes one load to a customer on the ex-Missouri Pacific. After the delivery, they will return to their train they left sitting outside of town and take it to the yard to interchange... (more)
Three GP39-2's cross a small trestle with a load of lumber for a customer and close to 80 loads of natural gas products to be interchanged with the BNSF in Newton.