First run west Brand-new Canadian Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 9834 leads a westbound sulfur train just east of Spences Bridge, British Columbia, on July 7, 2004. CP No. 9834 was built in Ju... (more)
CP meet—with a river running through it As a Canadian Pacific sulfur train passes and follows the Thompson River westward, it meets an eastbound CP stack train, on July 7, 2004. The sul... (more)
BNSF EMD SD70MAC No. 9626 leads a westbound coal empty as its sprints through the Sand Hills just east of Merna, Nebraska, on May 22, 2014.
A cold rain has turned to a heavy, wet snow as a Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad photo freight is approaching the summit of Cumbres Pass on September 17, 1996. The train is led by Rio Grande K-... (more)
On the afternoon of June 5, 2018, a hostler cleans the running gear of Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad 2-8-2 K-36 No. 484 just outside the railroad’s enginehouse in Chama, New Mexico.
On the morning of October 22, 2015, three GE E60C-2s dig in on the westbound grade climbing into Coyote Basin at milepost 21 on the electrified Deseret Power Railway with 44 cars of coal for the B... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr curves through a cut at milepost 23 on the approach to Tunnel 1 just east of Plainview, Colorado, on January 4, 2019.
A westbound BNSF freight grinds upgrade through Skyline, Montana, while climbing Mullan Pass west of Helena on Montana Rail Link’s Third Subdivision on June 28, 2017.
A quartet of Montana Rail Link EMD SD70ACe locomotives used as a manned helper are mid-train helping a westbound BNSF freight up the steep 2.2% grade of Mullan Pass crossing Austin Creek Trestle a... (more)
At Union Pacific’s Downing B. Jenks Shop in North Little Rock, Arkansas, Gary Dunlap, a carman by trade, carefully applies the winged nose logo to UP GE ES44AC No. 5401 during the painting process... (more)
A Union Pacific electrician rebuilds a locomotive main generator in the general shop at UP’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May 18, 2015. A lot of different skills and cr... (more)
A Canadian Pacific stack train is westbound at Haig between Katz and Choate on CP’s Cascade Subdivision through scenic Fraser Canyon in British Columbia on August 31, 2007.
An eastbound Canadian Pacific empty unit potash train traces the Thompson River as it approaches Ashcroft, British Columbia, on September 24, 2015.
A trio of Montana Rail Link SD40s (rebuilt and labeled SD40-2XR) power a westbound freight up Winston Hill east of Winston, Montana, on the morning of July 2, 2018.
Three SD45s whisk Wisconsin Central train No. 44 southbound across Pebble Brook north of Vernon, Wisconsin, on a sunny July 1, 1995.