In a light rain falling on Montana’s Winston Hill, an eastbound BNSF unit oil train begins heading downgrade out of Winston late in the afternoon of June 30, 2020.
Leaving the Orin Line and heading east on the Black Hills Subdivision, an eastbound Burlington Northern coal train led by GE C30-7 No. 5109 snakes through Donkey Creek Junction east of Gillette, W... (more)
Canadian National train 301 exits White Canyon between Morris and Lasha east of Lytton, British Columbia, along the scenic Thompson River on September 26, 2015.
A southbound 9-car Union Pacific local crosses the District 2 Road grade crossing north of Bonners Ferry, Idaho, on July 14, 2011.
FedEx Ground trailers speed eastbound on a BNSF intermodal train on Montana Rail link’s Second Subdivision at Elton, Montana, on the morning of June 24, 2020. The rugged Absaroka Range mountains d... (more)
A pair of Union Pacific EMD SD50s power a southbound taconite ore train over the Escanaba River Bridge at North Escanaba, Michigan, on January 18, 1997. This Pratt through truss bridge was built i... (more)
Powered by a trio of EMD SD70MACs in Grinstein colors, a northbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe coal train passes mile 14.5 on the Orin Subdivision at Caballo Junction on the morning of May 30, 1... (more)
Following the Missouri River is an eastbound BNSF grain empty at Lombard, Montana, on the morning of June 25, 2020.
A westbound Soo Line freight charges through Duplainville, Wisconsin, during a winter snowstorm on February 23, 1994. The interlocking plant at Duplainville is also lined up for an eastbound train... (more)
Santa Fe’s 168 train, powered by a pair of SF30Cs (rebuilt GE U36Cs) and an EMD GP20, pass milepost 133 working upgrade through Houlihan’s Curve up Edelstein Hill west of Chillicothe, Illinois, on... (more)
Thunder on Tennessee Pass The summer monsoons in Colorado’s high country have arrived again on the afternoon of August 2, 1996, as an eastbound Southern Pacific freight that has been cl... (more)
An eastbound BNSF coal train rumbles past the Montana Rail Link depot at Thompson Falls, Montana, on September 17, 2011.
Burlington Northern Santa Fe’s Denver to Stockton freight climbs up the eastern grade of Utah’s Soldier Summit through the curves of Kyune on the afternoon of February 5, 2004.
Kyle Railroad plow No. MWK 06 slices through deep snow west of Edson, Kansas, on January 2, 2007. Needless to say, visibility for the crew in the pushing locomotives is non existent when plowing t... (more)
On a clear July 28, 2001, afternoon, an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe coal train heads downgrade out of Plainview, Colorado.