DPU duty notwithstanding, it is still a good day when you catch a Warbonnet on either end of a train.
The Transcon is loaded with grain trains this time of year. This one is westbound at Medill, Missouri.
The "Valley Girl" operating in pusher service shoves a manifest train through Falls Mills on the "Pokey"
Santa Fe 5205 West roars up the steep grade on the eastern slope of Tehachapi Pass. Compared to the 30+ miles it takes for eastbounds to reach the summit of the mountain, trains coming west reach ... (more)
Four-axle Santa Fe EMDs bring a long string of loaded tank cars through Christie, CA.
Tracks over Logan Hill in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin are busy on the afternoon of June 23, 2018, as three Union Pacific coal trains cross this hill on the Orin Line north of Bill.
California Zephyr dome-observation “Silver Solarium” sits on Track 4 at Denver Union Station and will soon depart on the rear of Amtrak No. 5 on the morning of February 5, 2018. To the right on Tr... (more)
A westbound BNSF grain train works up the 2.2 percent grade of Mullan Pass as the train wraps through two huge horseshoe curves in the climb out of Austin, Montana, on October 16, 2018. The head e... (more)
CP 8770 leads its train east at Illecillewaet.
After pulling three empty cars, the Chicago Rail Link shoves one loaded centerbeam back into the lumber customer in Mokena, Illinois.
Rochester & Southern GW-1 passes through the yard tracks in Retsof, NY with a train of empty salt hoppers bound for Mount Morris.
"USWX 400 at Laurel Hill Blvd"
Waste Management's brand new Mother/Slug leads New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-30 at Laurel Hill Blvd on the Lower Montauk. The pair (USWX 400 & U... (more)
A UP ACe leads an empty rail train north passed Big Lift on the Colorado Joint Line, with the Front Range of the Rockies providing a nice backdrop.
I sure wish I could recreate this shot with a modern Digital Camera. The eastbound freight led by DRGW 5386 is pulling onto the mainline from Grassy Siding in eastern Utah. It has just met the wes... (more)