Amtrak's Coast Starlight, hours late as usual, makes its way over Salt Creek almost silently during a brief break in a snow storm. The deep snow made most of the line inaccessible, but I'm willing... (more)
The West Portal of State Line Tunnel plays host to CSX 4782 leading Q423-09 down the west slope of The Berkshires at 01:58. Pitch dark at night here, fine for night photos! Headlights of westbound... (more)
Night photo shoot for the Soo Line Historical Society Convention. Lighting by Steve Barry.
UP's newest and last heritage unit, SP heritage 1996 is dwarfed by the large trees and the massive rock formation Castle Crags on its second revenue run on the SB MPDWC. Much credit to Andrew Robb... (more)
The lady doing her washing pays scant attention to the passing of the regular FES afternoon mixed to Sitio del Nino. At Sitio three steam powered link and pin mixed trains will meet to swap passe... (more)
CSXT southbound drag manifest/local crosses the Ohio river from Jeffersonville, IN to Louisville, KY. Louisville city line is visible in the background.
Nevada Northern #93 works late through the night returning with a load of copper from the mines at Ruth, NV in this recreation.
Potash Loads reflecting themselves in the Columbia River
Pinky Lynton takes water at Bondad. Pinky was an engineer on the Rio Grande Southern. When the RGS abandoned in 1951 he went to the DRGW. Pinky was a qualified engineer but he was uncomfortable... (more)
Rio Grande Zephyr train #18 rolls through the community of Spring Glen, about five minutes out of Helper. Next stop, Green River, Utah some 68 miles away.
A Silverton-bound chartered mixed train enters the spectacular Highline.
A hot Z trains rolls west in the late afternoon along the Columbia River, with a NS SD70M-2 2nd in consist.