Down at Rocky, a westbound trackage rights BNSF train waits for Amtrak #5 and the Ski Train to clear before continuing uphill on the Moffat Route. This was taken as Amtrak #5 was clearing a loade... (more)
The Karoo Express winds through Tulbagh, bound for Cape Town.
The Cardinal departs Chicago for New York, going the long way through Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, Virginia and to DC before heading up the NE Corridor line, arriving in NYC 28 hours l... (more)
Amtrak 13/63 back the Southwest Chief or the California Zephyr through the wash racks on the last day of March.
Metra 193 whistles and belches its way through a work crew, who take a short break until it's safe to resume roadbed and switch upkeep.
Lots of action in the late morning.
Two ghosts purchased from Kansas City Southern sit by, hastily relettered for CP Rail. 670 was repainted and numbered 5415, and sources say it's still kicking around, based in Calgary; 672 was re... (more)
Conrail 6501 attacks Horseshoe Curve.
Belt Railway's bicentennial unit, 16 years after the bicentennial, is paired up with sibling 533, idling here at the top of Clearing Yard's hump.
A quartet of ATSF SD40-2s, with another pair visible at the tail end, work a K-Line container train up Cajon Pass.