CP 8153 leads a manifest past Dayton's Bluff at the last light of the day. With CP, UP, and BNSF all funneling trains through this area, there is never a shortage of traffic!
An autorack train heads north through the Dayton's Bluff area of downtown St. Paul.
After making a quick station stop at West Glacier, the Empire Builder gets back up to track speed and heads towards Whitefish.
Sitting in Pig's Eye Yard.
The peaceful stillness of the Des Moines River valley is shattered by the rumble of an eastbound manifest making its way over the high bridge.
UP 5344 leads an increasingly-rare loaded coal train eastbound over the new high bridge.
UP 2660 lumbers through the crossovers at West Ogden. Note the spray bottle behind the front left windshield.
Rolling meet in downtown Ogden.
Bathed in the last light of the day, UP 8634 and company work hard to pull a manifest out of the sag just west of Ogden.
BNSF 4297 leads a unit oil train under the signal bridge just west of Emporia, Kansas.
UP 4014 heads back west over the famous Kate Shelley High Bridge just west of Boone, Iowa.
Minutes after departing Union Depot, Big Boy picks up speed on its way out to Baldwin, Wisconsin and points further east.
Amtrak #7 the Empire Builder glides into St. Paul.
BNSF 7833 leads a westbound auto train through Flagstaff in the late afternoon sun.
BNSF 7511 leads a westbound through downtown Flagstaff at the last light of day.