This snazzy little 3 car inspection train, PDVSC2-26, has stopped at Helper for a crew change. Everything about this train is spotless and looks as if it was just painted yesterday. Ahead is the P... (more)
Yet another Amtrak long-distance train is running late, as Amtrak train 3, the westbound Southwest Chief, is five hours behind schedule as it passes through Cajon, California, at 10:55 am. ... (more)
UP 3023 & 8174 power an eastbound passenger special.
BNSF 8250 leads the late running Southwest Chief down Cajon Pass. AMTK 42 was the lead locomotive before the train had power issues in route.
Running 2 hours late, BNSF 8650 leads the Southwest Chief through the northernmost set of Semaphores in Northern New Mexico. The train encountered locomotive issues in Kansas requiring a BNSF loco... (more)
A pair of Santa Fe FP45s, recently repainted in the revived red and silver "Superfleet" paint scheme (a modern variation of the road’s classic "Warbonnet" scheme) have a four-c... (more)
Spirit In the Sky
The Spirit of Union Pacific Veterans locomotive number #1943 leads a retirement special through the frost and freezing fog just idealistically in harmony ... (more)
Union Pacific’s Rio Grande heritage SD70ACe No. 1989 leads Ansco’s Rio Grande Ski Train through Winter Park, Colorado, on February 10, 2007.
The Northern Pacific Woodinville Sub/Branch is gone, the Spirit of Washington Dinner Train is gone and while the Wilburton Trestle on the ex-NP Woodinville Sub may stand, it sees no traffic now at... (more)
UP 96 releases billows of white smoke after moving the NP sleeper car "Travelers Rest" out of the heritage center. The car will taken by the Portland & Western down to Albany to be used ... (more)
The first year of the Stourbridge Line’s operation occurred while freight service on the former Erie branch from the Southern Tier line at Lackawaxen to Honesdale, Pennsylvania was still being ope... (more)
Sunset on the Last Run
The last Cheyenne Frontiers Day Denver Post charter hustles past the Platteville, CO elevator into the beautiful storm light.
PCBAL Business train led by The Employee Pride Locomotive which was created to honor the men and women of Union Pacific Railroad. Seen here at Wilder MN
UP 1111 leads a short passenger special west, splitting the CNW signals in Cortland.
UP 1111 Heads south.