A westbound manifest climbs the 2% grade exiting Tunnel 29. Beyond the tunnel the train is wrapped around the tightest curve on the Moffat Road; 12 Degrees......
One of the prototype Viewliner Sleepers with original Phase III script lettering.
Running several hours earlier than normal, the westbound Black Mesa is seen sweeping around the curve at Cow Springs.
Hurrying westbound on Montana Rail Link’s Fourth Subdivision along the Clark Fork is a westbound BNSF stack train at Tuscor, Montana, on May 20, 2013.
Climbing Peru Hill west of Green River, Wyoming, is a westbound Union Pacific oil train passing an empty old U.S. Highway 30 and an equally deserted Sinclair gas station at Jamestown on the mornin... (more)
Highballing westward, CP 41B is trying to make up time as it crosses the high trestle bridge over the Trent River.
CP 41B, the deadhead move from Ottawa to Calgary is passing through Cherrywood in final evening light.
Since 2001 (15 trips or so) I have tried to get that famous glint shot at Winslow with no luck...timing just never worked out. On this day it was steady clouds with some heavy rain bursts until t... (more)
Taken just before three O'clock in the afternoon, the darkness from the August 21'st solar eclipse begins to recede and the day returns to normal on the silent Saluda Grade in Western North Carol... (more)
A tiny sliver of the sun is visible in the sky overhead as the solar eclipse begins to recede and daylight returns amidst the afternoon. All is quiet at Melrose as the signal stands dark for the 1... (more)
Spent the evening with this beauty from Lima.
The massive plumes of smoke and cinders blot out the sun as WM 734 rounds Helmstetter's Curve on a Carl Franz Photo Special.
The dwarf at Deshler and an almost full moon shine bright on a silent, tranquil night along the old B&O.
LS&I 1852 has just departed the Tilden mine and is skirting the south side of the Empire Mine as it makes its way towards Eagle Mills in June of 1988. Only the Tilden mine operates now as Empire h... (more)
Overnight stay It's time to head back on the road, this time to Montreal. CP 40B departs Toronto Yard, a once busy hump yard, reduced to now flat switching traffic.