One of many westbound trains parked for the day awaiting crews.
BNSF 800875 is a former heavyweight class business/observation car that has been converted to a track measurement car. I could just imagine this car being on the end of a 1950's streamlined AT&SF... (more)
A BNSF Special Tack Measurement Train, anchored by former business car 800875, runs through Broomfield, Colorado on its way to Boulder.
Following the Bighorn River, BNSF’s Cowley turn heads southbound through the interesting topography of Himes Canyon located between Himes and Kane, Wyoming, on June 25, 2018. The local operates no... (more)
"Headin' back for more..." ~ Evenin’ comin’ down off the Columbia River Sub over Latah Bridge and Junction – empty – headin’ back for more, on its way back to Powder River coal mines: Bl... (more)
Eastbound BNSF Z train on an early morning.
“Atherosclerosis” ~ If there ever were a case of atherosclerosis in BNSF’s vast cardiovascular rail system, the famed infamous “Funnel,” so famously coined by my friend Bruce Kelly so many Kodachr... (more)
BNSF 7859 and its test train pass Wootton Ranch near the summit of Raton Pass.
BNSF’s Denver to Laurel freight passes Dornick siding beneath the rugged, towering cliffs of Wyoming’s Wind River Canyon on June 24, 2018.
Y JOL202 thunders west out of Joliet with a fan favorite Bluebonnet pointing the way!
Southbound A497 rolls through the tiny town of Humboldt. An Executive SD70MAC leads the way on this colorful consist.
An Executive SD70MAC leads A497 south through the town of Hayes.
A BN Executive SD70MAC finds itself on the point of CN A497 as it rolls south by the restored depot in Pesotum, IL.
A pair of BNSF SD70MACs leads the "Longmont Switch" north near Berthoud, Colorado, by a pack of llamas, two of which are intrigued by the train, on July 26, 2018.
I have never gone out of my way for a Gevo, but something other than the daily Southwest Chief over Raton Pass changed that. BNSF 7859 is seen leading a test train out of Trinidad as they knock do... (more)