Three Santa Fe cowls lead an eastbound manifest past SP's Mojave Yard with the Tehachapi Mountains for a backdrop.
After topping Winston Hill, an eastbound BNSF empty coal train rolls downgrade through the curves past milepost 216 at Winston, Montana, on the afternoon of June 25, 2019.
SP 8266 leads six other EMD locomotives west up the steep grade near Chamiso Siding. Interesting to note that all seven locomotives are facing the same direction. Ah, the good ole days on the SP s... (more)
An old looking SD-45 SP 7517 leads SP 8560, SP 7308, and SP 8338 west up Cajon Pass.
UP 8904 leads an Altoona to St. Paul freight west near Roberts, WI on the former C&NW (Omaha Rd.) mainline a day before UP 4014 rolled east on this line.
UP 9061, 6234, & 4631 lead an eastbound mix of COFC & TOFC.
A UP double stack races toward Cheyenne from the west. The wide open prairie lands provide ample locations to shoot trains.
UP 3621 east leads two new Mopac units 9017 and 9009 and with UP 3679 on the climb up the north track of Cajon Pass in 1985.
NS 7214, an SD80MAC, leads the IAIS SIPE across the Colona interlocking
Passing the old location of Fingal, UP 7443 rounds the sweeping curve here known as Windy Point.
Sporting a fresh coat of paint without flags, UP 7443 leads this MWCEW at Cabazon.
They don't look like this long. Brand new SD70AH 8969 and 8967 are on there return trip east, after their first trip to the west coast.
Back in June the mighty Mississippi River was raging out of its banks. In Fort Madison the BNSF worked hard to keep the Transcon and the depot open. The employee parking lot was moved to the north... (more)
BNSF Railway train S-LHALPC2-15 passes through downtown Fullerton, California, on August 15, 2019. A quartet of "elephant style" Dash 9-44CWs - 4659, 5051, 5315 and 5378 - is leading th... (more)
BNSF C44-9W 4760 E/B at Amboy, California.