Bringing up the rear of a stack train on the BNSF between Temple, TX and Clovis, NM, KCSM 4534 looks good pushing as the railroad climbs onto the Texas Cap Rock, an 1,100 foot altitude gain betwee... (more)
Sharp looking genset
At least seven distinct BNSF current or heritage schemes are visible between the light move heading toward the main BNSF Temple Yard (BNSF 7614) and the locomotives in service or hostling.
A pair of Georgetown RR's considerable fleet (at least for a railroad this size) work some stored SATX hoppers north of the railroad's headquarters. GP20 9056 is of Milwaukee Road origin. MP15DC... (more)
A front-on view of what is now the last Ski Train to operate to Winter Park. Let's hope that next season we can't say that anymore.
My first reaction rolling into Fraser with my family last Sunday was, "oh my, that is a really late eastbound California Zephyr!"
As most of y... (more)
Right on time, approaching its Miami terminal, the Silver Meteor picks up speed after stopping in West Palm Beach on a glorious January evening.
RGS Motor (Goose) #1 sits quietly mid-week at its home in Ridgway.
Off the siding near the eponymous town of Tie Siding, WY, elephant-style horsepower ducks toward the rathole of Hermosa Tunnels.
A brand new SD70AH (higher-weight SD70ACe) is DPU'ing an empty grain or potash or something down into Cheyenne.
UP 3081 hanging out in the back of Laramie's yard. Once a busy division point and a junction for the line to Coalmont, CO, there is little action here other than through trains ... The town stil... (more)
After a quick stop at Back Bay Station, MBTA 1074 pushes onward to South Station.
Empty coal headed up the BNSF Front Range Sub pauses on Owl Creek Siding during a fiery Colorado sunrise.
Incidentally, unit #2 here is BNSF 9999, an SD70MAC.