No. 5371, the last Rio Grande locomotive in original numbers and paint on the Union Pacific system at the time, is teamed up with two UP SD40-2s and is being used as a rear helper pushing MNYPV (D... (more)
Leaving Crossport, Idaho, and heading eastbound along the Kootenai River is a BNSF freight (mostly autoracks) powered by three GE Dash 9s on October 8, 2017. This view is from the Katka overlook e... (more)
Eastbound BNSF empty grain train XLVWMNS curves through the upper Yakima River Canyon just west of Bristol, Washington, on July 19, 2014.
A westbound BNSF manifest freight climbs the 2% grade through Eisele (formerly Clay), Colorado, on the afternoon of June 9, 2014. Leading the train is repainted GE C44-9W No. 4490, followed by AC4... (more)
It’s after sunset at 9:17 p.m. on August 5, 2016, with storms building over the Brule Range in Jasper National Park, as a westbound Canadian National intermodal train weaves along the shore of Jas... (more)
A northbound CSX freight approaches the north end of Poplar siding on the former Clinchfield route at Poplar, North Carolina, on the afternoon of May 11, 2014.
Montana Rail Link’s 844 local powered by EMD GP35s Nos. 403 and 402 arrive at Logan, Montana, with three cars from the Trident cement plant on June 26, 2017.
At Union Pacific’s South Morrill locomotive shop in Nebraska, Kaleb Ewing uses an overhead crane to move a used traction motor/wheel assembly on September 14, 2017.
A BNSF oil train is negotiating six curves at once along the Missouri River as it works its way west through Lombard Canyon leaving Lombard, Montana, on a clear June 25, 2017.
The blue hour is wrapping up at 10:33 p.m. on June 19, 2014, with nightfall firmly settling over Lombard, Montana, as an eastbound BNSF freight exits the siding and Lombard Canyon trailing beads o... (more)
Westbound Canadian National freight No. 301 blasts out of Tunnel 67.6 at Martel, British Columbia, in the Thompson River Canyon on September 26, 2015.
An empty Union Pacific coal train swings through the curves west of Rogers Mesa, Colorado, on UP’s North Fork Subdivision out of Grand Junction on June 14, 2009.
A pair of Metra commuter trains approaches Chicago Union Station, along with an Amtrak train slowly backing into the station on November 9, 2017. Chicago’s dynamic skyline dominates the background... (more)
Reed Point relicsA BNSF coal train pounds westward through Reed Point, Montana, on the afternoon of June 24, 2017. Two wooden relics from another era still stand here, unlike many of Mo... (more)
Late on a beautiful summer afternoon in Jasper National Park, Canadian National train No. 846 thunders past quiet waters of a mountain lake at Henry House, Alberta, on July 11, 2014.