Ive spent many hours and days hiking on Tehachapi, so I focused on angles Ive always thought about that just wasnt possible with a hike. While you can get a similiar shot from the hills here, the ... (more)
BNSF # 7680 along with two additional units has rounded Arnolds Loop a few minutes ago and is now on the last lap to the summit of Silver Zone Pass. This is one of the “trackage rights” trains tha... (more)
To the untrained eye, steel coil trains might look 'light', but the coils pack a lot of weight into very little volume. This ES44DC is making it look easy, but there are two more GEs on the rear ... (more)
BNSF 7891 leads a double stack train eastbound near Barstow, California.
A loaded coal train climbs up grade as it makes its way along the French Broad River towards Asheville, NC
A westbound manifest train passing in front of the grain elevators at Annada, Missouri on the BNSF Hannibal Sub.
NS 7586 sits waiting for a southbound intermodal on the BNSF Thayer South Sub to clear before it can continue its journey west. I'm unsure if this intermodal usually has a DPU or if this was the r... (more)
NS 7586 snakes it way west as it comes off the CN interchange tracks and onto the UP Memphis Sub onto the Harahan Bridge.
A UP Roseville bound manifest screeches down through Cliff and the Tehachapi Mountains in the early glint light of a perfect spring morning.
After a foot of snow and the resulting fallen trees shut the line down for ~24 hours in December 2017, NS is doing some major clearing on the Atlanta North District.
An empty CSX crude oil train heads east through Piscataway behind a pair of BNSF GEVOs.
Windy afternoon as Norfolk Southern ES44DC No. 7581 and two more General Electric locomotives trailing are busting drifts on the Rouses Point Subdivision. In few seconds, the entire head end will... (more)
A Northbound empty CSX empty coal train passes through Sun, Virginia just on the outskirts of Dante Yard on the former Clinchfield main line.