Spring finally starts arriving on the east slope of the Rockies near Glacier National Park as Amtrak's Empire Builder rolls across Two Medicine bridge on time after leaving East Glacier station. ... (more)
Under a crystal clear early autumn sky, an evening northbound manifest crawls flies high over the Snake River on the massive expanse of Joso Bridge, preparing for a meet with a southbound at Joso ... (more)
A Canadian Pacific freight makes it's way through the Fort Steele wye before proceeding east along the Cranbrook Sub towards Crowsnest Pass.
BNSF 5915 brings up the rear of an empty oil train that is eastbound between Malaga and Rock Island, WA. The train with 464 axles was long enough to allow viewing of both the head end and DPUs as ... (more)
NS 211 Croxton, NJ to Atlanta, GA intermodal crosses the Potomac River from Maryland into West Virginia. Leading the train is UP 4526, UP 8820, NS 7000 and the NS 1069 (Virginian) for power.
The northern lights flare over the lovely arches of the old Soo Line High Bridge over the St. Croix River.
Keeping up with snow on the Sierra has been apart of railroading on the mountain since the rails of the Central Pacific arrived in the 1860s. Methods have come and gone, and those that have worked... (more)
Heading across the Richmond Viaduct, the Ringling Brothers 'Blue unit' Circus Train makes a nice sight as it heads to Newport News, Virginia for the next show. This train, having just come from No... (more)
The NS 4001 "DC to AC" unit leads the 51Z north over the trestle at Prillaman Switch.
On a sunny afternoon in central Oregon, all that can be heard is the flowing Deschutes River below. This changes dramatically with the introduction of a new resonance coming from down river. Slowl... (more)
EX Conrail NS 8379 exits the Twin Branch Tunnel in Davy, WV with a loaded coal train bound for Bluefield Yard.
Desert Dawn. A D&RGW Flanger outfit heads west from Ferguson's Trestle at sunrise, on a mission to open the line to Chama via Cumbres Pass. On the back platform of his caboose, Extra 487's... (more)
CP 8732 + CP 9722 bring 101's containers into Heron Bay crossing the Pic River.
Sunrise at Ferguson's Trestle. DRGW 487's Fireman is brightly illuminated by his red-hot fire as Flanger Extra 487 heads west over Ferguson's Trestle at sunrise, on a mission to clear the l... (more)
NS 162 is crossing Mill Creek once again on it's journey east towards Linwood Yard. The very last car is visible at the top of the picture.