A BNSF GECX ballast train rumbles through Converse Junction in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin on October 18, 2018. On the left, a BNSF coal train has just pulled up to the junction after loading at ... (more)
A BNSF coal train passes a windmill south of Bill in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin on July 5, 2019.
A lone GE AC4400CW pushes a northbound Union Pacific empty coal train at the end of a rainy day in Powder River Basin south of Bill, Wyoming, on May 3, 2007.
A northbound Union Pacific coal train led by a pair of GE AC4400CWs passes a golden sunset on a rainy day south of Bill, Wyoming, on May 3, 2007.
Under a brilliant Wyoming sunset south of Bill, a Burlington Northern Santa Fe coal train heads out of the Powder River Basin on June 29, 2002.
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe coal train heads south on the Orin Line at sunset south of Bill, Wyoming, on June 29, 2002.
It was cloudy and rainy all day on May 3, 2007, in Powder River Basin—until, of course, the very end of the day. The tiny slot of clear weather never got any closer as coal train after coal train ... (more)
Five Burlington Northern 7200-series SD40-2s, along with a fuel tender, power a southbound coal train approaching Antelope, Wyoming, on July 26, 1992. This portion of the Orin Line was still singl... (more)
A southbound BNSF coal train approaches the Highway 59 overpass north of Bill, Wyoming, on June 21, 2019. It’ll be interesting to note how much longer there will be enough tonnage to justify four ... (more)
An empty BNSF coal train passes by on the main line dropping off Logan Hill, Wyoming, as a BNSF coal load waits for a new crew at Converse Junction after loading at Antelope Mine on July 4, 2019. ... (more)
Storms are quickly developing over Wyoming’s Powder River Basin as a northbound BNSF coal train drops down Logan Hill into Converse Junction on July 4, 2019.
A southbound Union Pacific coal train lights up the night as it crosses Logan Hill on Track 3 north of Bill, Wyoming, on June 21, 2019.
Union Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 7272 leads a BNSF coal train southbound just north of Bill, Wyoming, on July 5, 2019, and is passing the sight of a recent derailment, with several demolished cars an... (more)
Under a big sky of building clouds, a northbound BNSF coal train drops down Logan Hill into Converse Junction, Wyoming, on July 4, 2019.
BNSF EMD SD70ACe Nos. 8469 and 9149 lead a southbound coal train through Converse Junction, Wyoming, on June 22, 2018.