Norfolk & Western 1636 and 1770 are teamed up with two Santa Fe's to power a train up the hill to tunnel 9 and around the famous Tehachapi Loop.
WC 7507 leads a grain train east out of the Tucson yard. Just about any sort of pool power could be found on the point of a train going east over "The Stormy".
Santa Fe 5053 leads NW 6115 and two Santa Fe GP-30s out of tunnel 9 while the caboose and three helpers cross over on top as the train rolls around the famous Tehachapi Loop.
BNSF 6622 east, with heritage one paint BNSF 1019, are racing along at track speed with a 15 car stack "sprint" train a few miles east of Encino, New Mexico.
It is a beautiful night out as the headlight from BNSF 9000 lights up the CSX bridge over Interstate 24. We could hear the train for a long time as it was grinding up the hill with an eastbound NS... (more)
Two former Southern Pacific Also S6 engines sit in the diesel service area in the Union Pacific yard in Los Angeles. Photo taken with permission.
Four different paint schemes gathered around the diesel service facility in the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
Canadian National 5239 is stopped near Boston Bar, waiting to proceed west. Photo taken with permission.
Southern Pacific 3086 sits in the company of other SP and UP engines at the diesel service facility in the Tucson Yard. SP 3086 was a former Rio Grande engine, and now is owned by the Great Walto... (more)
NS 8154 rolls through Sevier Yard in Knoxville.
BN 2227 and another Geep kick up a little snow as they roll through Seattle with cars to switch at local industries.
Amtrak 405 leads the eastbound Pioneer around the curve and into the community of Meacham in the beautiful Blue Mountains.
NS 3020 and NS 714 continue to switch cars in the DeButts yard as a strong thunderstorm heads in to the Chattanooga area. So after this photo it was time to head for the car!
BN 2501, a GP-35, and BN 1702, a GP-9, bring a string of cars past the diesel service area in the Interbay Yard.
The BNSF Transcon is back open for business after a rare tornado in Belmont, Arizona, knocked over 28 doublestack cars and containers. The tornadoes stuck on October 6th, and a few days later BNS... (more)