Thanks to the affects of a nor'easter that passed through the area the night before passengers of a freshly arrived train from Montclair have an extra long walk into... (more)
Amtrak #6 is slowing to a stop in front of the Union Pacific yard office in Helper, Utah. #6 will pick up 3 passengers here today in spite of being 8 hours late. Lead unit #42, the Veterans unit, ... (more)
Amtrak #6 ran 8 hours late through Nevada and Utah this day due to winter storm induced problems in the Sierras.. For me that meant a daylight passage over Soldier Summit in Utah. It was running w... (more)
Large snowflakes continue to fall in Valentine/ Crozier Canyon as a heavy Q-train battles up the grade of Yampai, passing the old school house that was built in 1924 and closed in 1936.
BNSF 7697, a H2 ES44DC GEVO, races down the Arizona Divide along the BNSF Seligman Subdivision during the fourth day of contentious snowfall with its high priority LTL cargo for San Bernardino, CA... (more)
Heavy snow continues to fall in Crozier Canyon on Christmas Eve 2016. Blast through the snow is the daily New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA intermodal train. With four snow-covered locomotives, they... (more)
A snowy meet for Metro North EMU's in Harlem... An inbound New Haven line train of M8 stock pauses on track 2 at 125th Street station, as a Hudson line service to Croton-Harmon operated by an M7A,... (more)
In heavy snow fall, Northbound manifest Q434 exits Fort Montgomery Tunnel on the CSX River Subdivision. Q434 is lead by an unusual Ex Conrail Standard Cab SD60. Q434 certainly is my favorite photo... (more)
Passenger train #12 Moscow - Novy Urengoy
Even in adverse weather, the freight has to keep moving. CSX Q410 makes quite the presence as it glides through the snow at track speed (50mph).
An ex-Conrail SD60I still in CSX's YN2 scheme leads Q633-12 west during a snow storm in Voorheesville, NY.
Westbound Q119-11 meets eastbound lite power move X789-09.
LLPX 2221 and RLK 3410 spend the afternoon with Jordan Spreader RLK 0001 plowing and spreading the OVR yard as a snow storm starts to blow in from the south bringing strong winds, lots of snow and... (more)
The snow begins fall heavier along Arizona's high country. BNSF 8279 punches its way through the snow in Valentine as a stopped eastbound stack waits in the hole for a new crew.
2TE116 diesel locomotive with freight train goes near Zubtsov town at the sunrise... There was cold that morning. About -33°F.