While the majority of railfans in the Northwest were busy flocking toward the Columbia Gorge for 4449's excursion to Bend, OR, my father and I headed east to the Kootenai River Gorge with a specta... (more)
SP 4449 heads south with the Cascades Daylight at Gateway
Northbound Heartland Flyer
The pushers on a northbound coal train loaded at Bailey Mine have just crested the Manor Branch on the ex-MGA and will now provide braking power for the next few miles to safely descend the branch... (more)
Battenkill stops in down town to pick up 5 cars which will be added to there train to head back to Greenwhich Junction
Eastbound Q316 crosses the Little Kanawha River where it dumps into the Ohio River at Parkersburg.
A pair of R&N SD38s power a export coal train in the process of being loaded near Minersville, PA. [Oct. 2016]
Just after passing Big Spring Mill N&W 611 highballs West with the "Pocahontas" headed for Walton and return to Roanoke.
Amtrak heritage unit 184 leads The Southwest Chief across the swing bridge that spans the mighty Mississippi River at Fort Madison on a gorgeous summer evening.
Southbound 214 is ready to roll at Englehart June 10th
113 rolls over the Englehart River arriving from North Bay June 10th. You can see the Hwy 11 bridge in the background.
Working through rugged Black Canyon is a westbound Canadian Pacific coal train west of Ashcroft, British Columbia, on a hot June 23, 2006.
CSXT had planned on operating an office car special on Tuesday, June 20, with execs aboard from Boston to Chicago, but overnight last night those plans changed. Instead the train would deadhead ba... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific intermodal train climbs Peru Hill west of Green River, Wyoming, on October 9, 2015. In the background on the other side of the Green River is the town of James Town.