Ms. Barstow and Teen Ms. Barstow pose in front UP's big Boy #4014 after it ran from Las Vegas, NV to Yermo, CA on its historic trip to Los Angeles, CA.
For the third year in a row, the Grand Canyon Railway hosted the "Man vs. Machine" race. The race is a battle between bicyclist and the Grand Canyon Railway's 2-8-2 steam engine #4960 in a 60 mile... (more)
It's only 11 AM on Monday morning, but quite the crowd has gathered to enjoy the warm weather at the lake at Pocono Summit. Most of the crowd is completely oblivious to the set of 5 ALCOs heading ... (more)
A lifeguard prepares to end her day while Amtrak's Surfliner 785 slips by Richard Nixon's old Western White House behind her.
Orange is the new Metrolink (or temporary Metrolink) as pumpkin trailer AC4400CW #5617 shoves against a weekend commuter set from LA to Oceanside, passing through southern Orange County late due t... (more)
Fog begins to build along the Nantahala river as 1702 steams westbound through the gorge with the daily gorge train. Rafters from the Nantahala Outdoor Center enjoy the rapids created by the dail... (more)
A family vacation of good balance. My wife likes to fish, and I like to watch trains. Our oldest boy likes everything, so we spent a nice Saturday afternoon enjoying the Mississippi River around D... (more)
Iranians are truly nice and welcoming people!
"Western Maryland" 501 crosses the National Highway (U.S. 40) on the outskirts of Cumberland, Md. The GP30 became the star of the show during the "Farewell to 734" trip on this... (more)
N&W 611 crosses the Roanoke River at Altavista, VA as my fiance Melissa and fellow RP contributor Hunter Richardson get shot from the wooden boardwalk.
VIA's CFL special backs down the Guelph Spur towards downtown Guelph with a specially wrapped consist to promote the 100th Grey Cup.
Weary commuters disembark into a cold, wet winter.
A cheer rose up as the KJR arrived at Smithfield, the last stop for the Holiday train which started 8:30AM at Mapleton. Santa is a little late and the crew has had a long day but everyone waiti... (more)