After a huge overnight nor’easter clobbered the northeast with nearly three feet of snow, Q158 approaches Flats Road near CP-117 as two birds scatter from its own mini storm of blowing snow. This ... (more)
On a chilly evening, the ghost of the old Rutland past visits North Bennington Yard with the “Vermont lights the way” holiday train making a brief one night only appearance. The rare appearance of... (more)
On a cold and raw Monday afternoon, local B765 lugs up seven loads to Seventh Street in the pouring rain for the ADM Mill in Greenport Center. The local is now powered usually by a single AC4400 o... (more)
On a rare blue dome morning in late November, a monster Q212 finally heads south after holding for two northbound intermodals at CP -102. I was glad to finally be able to get a leading MAC in goo... (more)
On a beautiful late autumn afternoon, two clean UP units rumble north over the historical Rondout Creek Gorge over the 150ft high trestle after meeting southbound Q158 at CP-80 at West Park. The h... (more)
New kids on the block. Ok not completely new but rebuilt CM44Ws now coming to a CSXT trackside haunt near you. Freshly out shopped CSXT 7228 leads a “Rackem stackem” eastbound past CP-VO after mee... (more)
On a beautiful clear morning, CSXT K622 charges the curve past QR-104 out of Selkirk Yard. A little splash of color still clings to the bare trees that survived the recent rains and winds last wee... (more)
On a gorgeous Indian Summer morning, northbound K029 rumbles over the Catskill Creek with a matched pair of CP “Beaver Boats” with the beautiful Catskill Mountains in the background. Credit my fri... (more)
A work train approaches Game Farm Road with an old school Geep leader on Track One on a beautiful November day in the Capital Region.
A combination stack and rack train departs off Bypass Track #3 after swapping crews at CP-14 at Selkirk Yard on a warm afternoon.
On a mild Indian Summer Day, the Battenkill local heads back north to Greenwich Jct with eight loads out of the Eagle Bridge interchange as it passes through rural Americana in Shushan.
On a mild Indian Summer afternoon, the Battenkill local ambles back north with eight loads out of Eagle Bridge as it passes through the rural late October splendor as it approaches Cambridge.
On a warm October day, two sets of EMD trimmers work the east end drill tracks on the CSXT Selkirk Yard Departure Yard. On the left, a rare SD50-2 CSXT 8632, one of the last few still active on th... (more)