Trains from Arth (left) and Vitznau (right) climb the last meters to Rigi Kulm in parallel. In the background you can see Meggen, Lucerne and Horw.
After getting banner tested at the bottom of the grade, UP SD70AH no. 8923 leads this Wash, UT to Midwest City, OK loaded crude oil train down the 2% grade towards Blue Mountain Road in Coal Creek... (more)
After 6 cars of BNSF Train H DENKCK1 08 went on the ground early this morning in Hutchison, KS, Amtrak 3 and 4 were forced by the derailment and damage to track and signal apparatuses to detour vi... (more)
A Warbonnet leads BNSF Train Z WSPLPK9 08A across the KCT Argentine Connection Flyover above UP Train AFXAS 08, patiently waiting on the High Line to go east.
About to take the switch onto the Omaha Main, UP Train CIMNR9 25 ducks under a BNSF coal empty on the Hannibal Bridge at Broadway on the UP KC Metro Sub.
A GEVO and a SD70M ease around the curve at Adams Street Interlocking with UP Train ABEAM 24, which is about to reach its final destination of UP Armourdale Yard.
KCT Train 505 sits in 90 Rail at Sheffield and UP AGBML 02 sits on the flyover as Amtrak 313 scoots by on KCT Main 1 with engine 69 leading. The GP20's days are numbered on this job, as it will b... (more)
Amtrak Train #4 gallops over the KCT Sheffield Flyover on KCT Main 3 with a Phase 3 Heritage leading as KCT Train 310 waits for traffic ahead at the UP diamond on KCT Main Track 4.
We passed th... (more)
Foreign power and a recently renumbered SD75M trail on BNSF Train H BARGAL9 18A crossing the KCT Argentine Connection Flyover as UP Train GMDM3A 18 crosses through BN Crossing on KCT Main 1.
KCT Train 311 is pointed towards KCS Knoche Yard on KCT Main Track 4 as UP Train KLBG4 30 sits on the High Line waiting for the stack train and coal empty to clear.
Running a bit over five hours late, the Southwest Chief was a nice surprise to me and a group of other rail photogs out to grab some shots of the crossover at Frost before it reportedly gets torn ... (more)
Engineer Doug Busler inherited a late Southwest Chief, and BNSF train Z-LACWSP8-20U (Los Angeles CA to Willow Springs, IL) holds at Frost (just south of Victorville) for the meet so as not ... (more)
Slow Day... Well, actually there is plenty of action at BN Crossing on the Kansas City Terminal. A BNSF stack train is holding on the flyover for a signal to go east across the Terminal as... (more)