A regional train approaches Newark bound south, while a toasterbox pulls out on its final leg into NY Penn Station.
Tracks still embargoed, but not abandoned ... a kernal of hope ...
The trains that have seen this scene ...
The old loading pier for San Francisco Belt to deliver cars to NW Pacific by ferry. Still stands as a part of SF Pier history.
The newly renovated platforms at Denver Union Station host Amtrak 6, apparently on time (or at least close), while the station facade is bathed in Broncos Blue & Orange in honor of their 5th strai... (more)
A BNSF ACe/GEVO combo (and other out of sight at the end) hoist another load of coal out of Denver and up the Palmer Divide.
At DUS during a weekday snow storm.
Summer "Ski Train" sits at DUS while Coors Field takes the day off.
Thirty years ago, early in the morning, a MoPac trio of SD40-2s crosses the Dry Comal Creek, preparing to hammer the diamond with MKT in downtown New Braunfels.
If the wind was blowing the righ... (more)
Cruising downriver from Sweetwater, approaching Dotsero.
Crossing over the Grande, entering the red rock canyon near Burns.
Around the Grand (Colorado) River with empties for the Montrose Branch (I think), an ACe rolls smoothly by a fishing boat.
Pando siding and the spur near Camp Hale are still tracked, as is most (all?) of the UP Tennessee Pass Line. But if this line is ever brought out of embargo, they're going to have to bring a saw.
On-time Texas Eagle approaching Temple. On the siding, a coal empty rumbles to life to head toward Ft. Worth then up to Amarillo en route to Wyoming.
An ex-Illinois Central, ex-Hudson Bay Railway, ex-Central Kansas Railway GP10 is, for some reason, at the Santa Fe Depot in Waynoka, OK.
Brand. Spanking. New.