UP's westbound VP special has been cruising along since leaving Clinton, but in 4 miles that good speed would come to an end. UP seemed to be in meltdown mode on their east-west main thru Iowa to... (more)
I seen the CP had a westbound lined out of Milwaukee, so I was stoked to do something along the Pewaukee Lake. That excitement ended quickly when 471 called out CSXT power for the restrictions. Re... (more)
One of the few BNSF AC44’s lead a Westbound Z through small town Illinois.
After an evening of no activity I decided to try one more spot before calling it quits, the siding near Seymour. There I found an eastbound coal train waiting on a westbound. I arrived just in tim... (more)
With the sun still below the horizon, a southbound hotshot intermodal cuts its way through the thick fog draped over upstate South Carolina as it makes its way toward Atlanta, crossing over the S... (more)
287 slows to a stop at Draw to wait for some CSX traffic to clear.
Thank You for Being There - An eastbound stack train climbs the Cajon Pass on Main #2 at WBCS Silverwood where a thank you sign has been erected.
L518's engineer sticks it in the corner as his tailend has just cleared the East Edmonton siding. Man, did this pair of SD40-2Ws sound great gathering speed in Notch 8 with 95 grain empties on the... (more)
Dead UP unit is left in the dust as a NS intermodal shoots by.
NS train heads north with cool sunset.
BNSF 8435 pulls a coke train through the heavily industrialized area near the US Steel plant in Granite City, Illinois.
Two faded GEs, UP 7281 & 5595, lead eastbound loads on the triple track portion of the Kearney Sub.
A 80MAC leads 213 by Grover and the sign at Grover.
BNSF 4669 & 8249 on a westbound grain train stopped east of Lyle.
Coasting through downtown Sudbury on the North track, CP AC4400CW 8625 keeps 112's train in check.