On the western side of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, a westbound manifest with Union Pacific SD70ACe no. 8601 leading rolls out of the tunnel at Yuba Gap and into the sunlight.
Donner Pass Shed 10
A dry cold front makes for some crisp morning views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. A massive double grain empty climbs the 1.8% grade at Shed 10. The power for the ... (more)
Having just met an eastbound this intermodal is accelerating by the empty athletic fields of the beautiful rural campus.
A westbound ISILB passes El Casco in San Timoteo Canyon with NS 1130 leading the train on a hot afternoon along the Yuma Sub.
A westbound manifest with Union Pacific SD70ACe no. 8601 leading rolls under the Signal Bridge at Yuba Gap. Built wide enough for double track, single track is still in place between switch 9 and ... (more)
NS 1210 leads westbound empty coal train 77A up the 1.32% grade through Shawsville, VA passing by a Bradford pear tree on a sunny April afternoon.
Under the cover of darkness, the Wabash heritage unit leads NS 23G through Shawsville, Va.
BNSF ACe's and Executive MACs can be found working the coal trains coming and going to Denver, Colorado.
On a hot and extremely humid June afternoon, northbound manifest 16T crosses the James River and ex-C&O line (now CSX's James River Sub) as it makes its way north through Virginia's Shenandoah Val... (more)
Temperatures are well below freezing as dawn breaks with storm clouds, catching BNSF 9177 (SD70ACe) leading a coal train through Barr Lake in Brighton, Colorado.
The Savannah & Atlanta Heritage Unit leads the Northbound freight train, as it grinds over the summit of Braswell Mountain and it's way North.