A quiet, peaceful country setting is briefly interrupted by this Dallas, TX to Tacoma, WA intermodal train with a pair of 710 powered SD70Ms.
After a two hour wait for a new crew, UP 8627 and the GSKIAK-10 departs Eisele Siding and descends Big Ten Curve towards Denver.
Eastbound NS 725's lights glisten off the wet rail at Blackwood, Va. on the ex-Interstate Railroad's Appalachia-Norton main. The side track serves the idled Blackwood No. 1 loader.
UP AC4400CW #5989 begins its descent down the mountains leading the CWEMS9-12 out of Tolland Siding and along South Boulder Creek.
After meeting a westbound coal train at Cliff Siding, UP 2654 leads the eastbound MRONY out of Cliff and down to Denver.
What would otherwise be just an ordinary run of the mill empty coal train is tainted by a long block of manifest freight on the head end, added to the train in Coffeyville and destined to be set o... (more)
The last two units on the Union Pacific roster that still retain fallen flag reporting marks bask in perfect afternoon sun along with BN U30C #5383. After a short stint in service this spring, the... (more)
UP 4525, 4148, & 5022 sprint west.
From cloudy to blinding light...
An almost hopeless and gloomy day around Darling with slow traffic started to look better as the day went on. With trains getting stuck around Winslow due to si... (more)
3 GE's on the head end and 2 on the rear. This BNSF Stack train coasts through the sagging tracks West of Canyon Diablo, as it makes its way down to Winslow for crew change.
Vista at White Canyon Stark and striking White Canyon between Morris and Lasha, British Columbia, hosts westbound Canadian National manifest freight No. 355 on September 27, 2015. CN ha... (more)
An empty coal train is tied down at Geikie waiting for a crew to come off of rest in Jasper.
With intermodal up front, Prince Rupert-Edmonton "Grain" train G846 crosses up to the north track at Geikie behind a pair of EMDs.
Passing the preserved AC tower on Sunday morning of Summerail weekend