Maybe a sign of things to come. This longer than usual BNSF trackage rights train has reached easier gradients after exiting Price River Canyon on the approach to Soldier Summit. Incredibly clea... (more)
The sun is just about to go down and rays are glowing bright in the sky above the clouds, and a coal train is making its way eastbound at track speed, with an SD70ACe on the point.
BNSF 8750, in fresh paint leads a quartet of GEs on a westbound Z train descending the grade from Quincy, WA to Albus on the Columbia River. The one percent grade stretches 16 miles and replaces G... (more)
An eastbound BNSF stack train, with 2 units up front and 2 DPU's, did not have the 2.5HP per ton required for the trip up Cajon, so the helpers were called upon. Today that was BNSF ACe #8750 and ... (more)
BNSF 8750 and BNSF 6135 leads a UCEX coal load south over a Mississippi River spillway in Louisiana, Missouri on BNSF's K-Line. This train would soon be parked at Clarksville in the new Burns sidi... (more)
BNSF 8750 & 6135 lead eastbound loads.