A westbound Z train kicking up some dust from fresh ballast on the former Northern Pacific mainline from Pasco to Spokane.
Late afternoon along the UP's Mojave Subdivision between Cameron and Monolith finds a northbound BNSF manifest picking up speed as it heads into the Tehachapi Valley.
BNSF 7536 is in charge of this westbound stack train as it approaches downtown Streator.
After receiving a signal onto the CSX Boyles Terminal Subdivision, BNSF hand off Q183 starts its journey towards the 13th street interlocking and onto Atlanta while NS train Railroad: BNSF RailwayLocomotive: GE ES44DCLocation: Birmingham, Alabama, USALocomotive #: BNSF 7536Train ID: CSX Q183Photo Date: July 31, 2011
A rare set of light power heads South to Bellingham to do some work. 24 hours later this scene would be green again as a major rain system would move in and wash all the snow away.
Waiting in the hole for two westbounds to approach. This PowerBar waits at Moapa.
Eastbound near Orchard Farm Missouri.
The BNSF 7536 powers out of E Machens.