A pair of weather-beaten orange EMD SD70MACs power BNSF’s Cowley turn through Sheep Canyon past milepost 414 south of Spence, Wyoming, while returning to Greybull on the afternoon of June 22, 202... (more)
Cody Local has made a pickup at Ralston and is eastbound to connection with Casper Sub at Frannie.
Tunnel #7, scarred, stained, and sans a concrete portal reveal its venerable steam era history in the morning sun along the Moffat Road. #9771 an EMD SD70MACe, another veteran in modern times hand... (more)
Morning Tunder Storms are already building over the Southern Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. Afternoon Storms will bring heavy rain to the refion. The sun is still shine however as the wes... (more)
A rebuilt 70MAC leads loaded coal buckets Out of Castle Rock. A MACe leading on the Joint Line is a fairly rare sight, so this was a nice treat to chase.
A rebuilt 70MAC leads loaded coal buckets into Larkspur. A MACe leading on the Joint Line is a fairly rare sight, so this was a nice treat to chase.
CSX SD70MAC 4548 holds in Riverdale with a westbound oil train.
A fairly rare sight on the Colorado Joint Line has an SD70MACe rebuild leading black diamonds south into Castle Rock.
BNSF 8984 paired with a CEFX GE unit pound the diamonds at the UP crossing in Fremont, NE with a coal train bound for Sioux City, IA.
BNSF 9602 leading another SD70MAC on the LMON2351-15I through the small town of Warm Springs, MT. This train runs from the BNSF Butte Yard North to Garrison to do interchange with the MRL. The BNS... (more)
I wasn't going to take this shot and I am so glad that I did. I knew the 157 was coming, but was not aware of the leader. I was in the area, so I decided to wait on this bridge. The horn sounde... (more)
A rebuilt SD70MAC leads intermodal Q157 north up the river line and is just about into Selkirk, this crew would end up taking the train West to Syracuse.
The Northbound Garrison Local passes through the rural Warm Spring, Montana community with a pair of vintage SD70MAC's wearing their former Burlington Northern Executive paint scheme.
Here we see an old BNSF H2 SD70MAC doing its share to push CN C705, while a little stream blue stream reflecting the trestle it crosses in Hattiesburg, MS.
It is getting harder to find a MAC leading a train these days. This one could usually be found running the beer train between Denver and Golden, Colorado, but it has since been replaced.