BNSF 9143 & 5893 power westbound empties.
The Roseville to Oakland Manifest led by SD70M 4997 is on her way west after stopping to drop a cut of cars at OZOL yard.
A fourpack of SD40E helpers assist a loaded coal train down the east slope.
About 30 miles east of Hastings, NE, a grain train led by BNSF 5503 got stuck in a snow drift near the town of Sutton. This delayed both Amtrak #5 and #6 by 14+ hours and held up the Chicago to De... (more)
Westbound intermodal 23Z meets eastbound 20R at the Brickyard, just west of Altoona.
Canon EOS 6D
NS 11A heads up hill
On point of crude oil empties, an aging Norfolk Southern Dash-9 digs into "The Hill" leaving Altoona.
Rebuilt SD60E 6913 leads an unremanufactured GE with an empty coal drag in tow westbound past The Brickyard notched out as they begin their assault on the Alleghenies.
Helper unit 6316 was added at Altoona to drag train West.
A westbound gon train rolls past the "Brickyard" and a very unique and "naked" crossing protection light as it prepares to ascend the grade towards Horseshoe Curve and Gallitzin Tunnel.
Helpers meet at the Brickyard
BNSF 6118 pushes on an eastbound tank train.
BNSF 4576, 4140, & 7299 lead a westbound intermodal through Hastings.
After switching an industry east of Hastings the local shoves west to the yard with a BN caboose leading the way.
NS 11K begins its attack on the eastern slope at the Brickyard, MP 238. The Erie Heritage Unit leads the charge toward the Horseshoe Curve.