Late afternoon finds a westbound Military train exiting Crozier Canyon near Valentine.
A train of heavy military equipment is well camouflaged as it heads west across the eastern edge of the Mojave desert on a very warm afternoon.
HB01 with export military equipment destined for the port, pulls into 5th Avenue Yard to drop off a cut of tankcars, on the rear, for interchange with the Canton Railroad.
Arriving of an army train in Immendingen. Military people practice unloading and loading of army vehicles on trains.
While the fall color was less than stellar, and when I say less than stellar, I mean non-existent, the scenery along the GLC Northern District was still excellent as usual. As the train races nort... (more)
Although I lived in Colorado Springs for 17 years I could count the number of times I was able to photograph the military operations of Fort Carson. They often came off the property to pick up tra... (more)
A short westbound military train bound for San Diego tops Cajon Summit and begins the decent down the pass.
Surprise military train! Following an amazing three days below Mount Shasta, I was hanging out with the guys and had just gotten my full from a big dish of spaghetti when we saw an unexpect... (more)
A military train heads upgrade into Santa Susana pass with a couple BNSF visitors in charge.
A Northbound Military train heading from Ft. Hood, TX to Tacoma, WA heads up the Joint Line. In the background can be seen the rear helpers on a Southbound coal load.
Snaking through Kingman Canyon, a CSX ES44AC and a new BNSF SD70ACe pull a westbound military train for the marine camp in Yermo on an April morning. The crew was very nice, tooting the horn a lot... (more)
"Fury and the Rock". The Denver Rock Island Railroad's 1083 (SW1500) passes in front of a M4 Sherman tank, similar to the one in the WWII movie 'Fury' that was recently released. The S... (more)
Military train 056 makes its way north through Atlanta on the Piedmont while #153 watches from Mecaslin Street.