VL80S electric AC locomotive goes with freight train between Petrozavodsk and Kondopoga in the direction of Murmansk city. The VL80 is a Soviet (and later Russian) built electric AC mainline freig... (more)
The day after the seasons first snowfall, a rack train NS 13J rounds the curve along W Pook Rd east of South Whitley, Indiana.
As the snow falls over Northern Illinois, i find myself chasing CP 473 with a ECO leader. Here it is seen rounding the curve west of Davis Junction passing under the IL Rt. 72 bridge
An eastbound BNSF Z train crawls out of the hole at Scenic after waiting for a tunnel flush. Two fresh feet of snow fell overnight which helped make that mountains look fantastic!
Driving home through the fog last night, I hoped there would be some frost this morning. I wasn't disappointed, and the BNSF obliged with a few trains on the Marshall Sub. First was this grain t... (more)
New CN ET44AC 3004 guides a Prince Rupert bound stack train out of Wynd on CN's Albreda Sub.
97 ethanol empties from East Oakland, CA to Shamrock, KS charge up Donner Pass, which has seen more snow this season then the pass did all of last season! El Nino sure is promising for the Califor... (more)
Chicago bound Q192 cruises through a fresh winter wonderland 5 miles west of Jasper on CN's Albreda Sub.
CN's new ET44AC units are finally starting to make it out west on a somewhat regular basis. Here, CN 3008 leads the mighty Q111 through a snowy scene, west of Geikie on CN's Albreda Sub.
Southern Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 309 leads a westbound Union Pacific coal train past snow-coated evergreens at Plainview, Colorado, on February 8, 2001.
Empty freight train from Sławków to Hrubieszów (ukrainian border).
Winter wonder land Wassen on the Gotthard north ramp, with about 8 inches of fresh snow. Re 6/6 # 11619 "Arbon" and Re 4/4 II # 11320 in the unique "InterregioCargo" paint sche... (more)