Coal empties from Xcel Energy's generating station in Becker, MN sail over the Sheyenne River as a brilliant prairie sunset casts the last light of the day.
The light is quickly fading away as three class 35s approach Loop 4 of the ore line with a load from the Namaqua Sands plant which they will drop off and continue to the depot at Klawer.
1996 sits ready to lead the "El Centro" eastbound on the Sunset Route as the last rays of the day paint the sky. Today's train features an all EMD consist, as does the 'hauler' next to it, and on ... (more)
It may not look like it but this is an international train. Coming from the German border town of Leer, two GTW railcars have almost reached their destination, the Dutch city of Groningen.
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Moments before the sun rises over the Colorado Plateau, a stack train bound for the ports of Long Beach, Calif. fights the steep grade towards Flagstaff, Ariz. as it knocks down the green light fo... (more)
Kleine Scheidegg station by night with several vehicles of the Jungfraubahn. In the foreground cab car Bt # 26 with cogwheel railcar BDhe 2/4 # 202, both built in 1955, in the new paint scheme. Be... (more)
It was still early on the morning of May 30th 2014 as I was standing near lake "Templiner See". Patches of fog were slowly disappearing as a regional train to Berlin Schönefeld airport passed the... (more)
As the days begin to grow longer, passengers and crews aboard Amtrak's Southbound Coast Starlight get treated to the spectacular coastal sunsets that the Pacific Ocean has to offer. Amtrak #11 is ... (more)
Its "Blue Hour" in Marion Virginia and all the lights are still burning inside the historic Marion depot as the V40 breaks the silence and rattles the windows as it rounds the bend and c... (more)
Cogwheel railcar BDhe 2/4 # 202 with cab car Bt # 26, both built in 1955 and rebuilt in 2010, in Kleine Scheidegg station by night.
The BB 67400 still haul night trains from Paris to Briançon, but the future of these trains is uncertain. There's discussions that they will be replaced by bus services by the end of this year, so... (more)
A full moon is out as two standard UP GE's bring up the rear of an Energy Mine coal load as they descend the grade at East Portal, Colorado on February 21, 2016.
Sunrise in Linghe viaduct
Nevada Northern #40 steams across Steptoe Creek as the rising sun peeks through her drivers. This was the last day of the annual winter photo charter put on by the railroad.
Dusk has arrived in the high country as eastbound coal loads from Energy Mine roll down the 2-percent grade approaching the west end of Rollinsville, Colorado on February 21, 2016.