The detoured Coast Starlight has just passed through the Soledad Canyon road under crossing in the last rays of sun light
Northbound Coast Starlight just out of SLO, starting up the Cuesta Grade.
UP westbound heading up the Feather River gorge a few miles east of Williams Loop. I had to precariously climb a tall pine tree to get this shot.
The helpers add the needed horsepower to get up and over the West side of Crawford Hill.
CN 5727 and 2539 leading an eastbound train on a gorgeous summer day.
Mitch Goldman, Michael Allen, and Andrew Blaszczyk (and my apologies to anyone I missed) have posted some great images of the runbys made here, all very different. Here is my version. I like it,... (more)
3099 and 3123 ease the Winter Park bound Ski Train through Tunnel 29 near Pinecliff towards the end of the 1981/2 Ski Season.
The Baldwin is carring 5 passenger cars, 2 restaurant and a cabbose at the back.
Metro North Port Jervis-Hoboken service gives you the thrill of one of the highest, longest viaducts in the nation. It was also thrilling to photograph in such beautiful light that day.
southbound UP train on Oregon Trunk
Amtrak's Southwest Chief has just completed a station stop at Lamy (in the shadows) and highballs out of the mountains and into the great Galisteo Basin of northern New Mexico on the old Santa Fe.... (more)
A BNSF mixed freight heads west through Beacon Rock State park.
UP's daily manifest freight between Roper Yard in Salt Lake City and Denver's North Yard rolls by the switch to the Craig Branch at Orestod, CO on a bitterly cold but clear day.