A frosty winter morning in the yard of Phippsburg (crew change point) on the Craig branch of the Moffat line. A long empty coal train is waiting to go forward to the mines, with AC4400CW # 6664 an... (more)
With an impressive sound reflecting from the walls of the narrow Red Canyon, a Union Pacific tank car train with ES44AC # 8223 and SD70M # 3934 in front and two GE's in the rear is following the C... (more)
Just when the dirt road through the Colorado river gorge reached again the edge of the canyon, this UP mixed freight came along, together with the only sunshine spot of the day! Leading are AC4400... (more)
Georgetown, Colorado - September 17, 2010. A Georgetown Loop Railroad steam train travels across the curved trestle across Clear Creek in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Steam locomotive # 12 pow... (more)
Helpers on Evaro! Due to a derailment on the 4th Subdivision west of Missoula the previous day in which Boeing fuselages fell into the Clark Fork River, on Independence Day several heavy trains we... (more)
Eastbound grain train on the Connaught track of Rogers Pass.
This is my first encouter with a North American freight train, on a rainy day while I was travelling on the Trans-Canada Highway #1. At the time I did not know it but I was lucky to meet a cowl SD... (more)
As the last minutes of sunlight shine into the Kootenai River Gorge, the DPU's on a heavy unit train of Bakken crude oil trail the consist of oil tank cars westward beneath the steep slopes and ro... (more)
Climbing from Revelstoke, an eastbound grain train enters the siding at Ross Peak on Rogers Pass
Passing a small pond filled with recent snowmelt, Montana Rail Link’s night gas local surmounts Evaro Hill at Evaro, Montana, on May 8, 2012.
CP 5876 CP 5763 (a blinded cab unit) and CP 5981 team up on a grain train east of Revelstoke, at MP 107.5 between Lauretta and Albert Canyon, following the Illecillewaet river.
CP 5970 and CP 6015 move an eastbound Mitsui OSK Lines single stack containers train
On the afternoon of Independence Day, the Southern Railway heritage unit leads a westbound Galesburg to Pasco manifest past the cantilever at the east switch of Hope.