Springs is Avalanche season and there are plenty of slide zones on the Alaska RR such as this at MP 7.1 on the Whittier Branch. Just a few days earlier this slide was 30 feet across the RR. Thanks... (more)
One of the few gray SD70ACe units in the KCS fleet leads an Atlanta bound intermodal by the old depot platform at Mableton.
Delivered by Budd in February, 1935, the Boston & Maine’s Pioneer Zephyr was the third North American streamliner to be built, preceded by the Union Pacific’s M10000 and the Burlington’s <... (more)
Say hello to the newest restoration from the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad. Crews worked diligently this week and especially today to unveil Western Maryland EMD BL2 No. 82 in its new Wester... (more)
187-Feet Below Sea LevelAmtrak's 16 car Transcontinental Steam Excursion approaches Ferrum, California as it makes its way from Yuma, Arizona, to Los Angeles, Californ... (more)
New Sigma 150-600mm C Lens Test. I bought a new Sigma lens last week, so I wanted to test it out a bit for shooting trains. CN 2028 leads westbound train 406, as they approach McCullys, eas... (more)
The most important information about this whole ordeal, is the fact that the crew made it out with only a few minor injuries.
On April 15th westbound empty coal train 593 derailed at CP McVey in... (more)
An interesting all Great Northern lash-up with in the lead GP35 no.3034, GP30, two GP35s, F3B, F3A and two Big Sky Blue GP9s are arriving Denver, Colorado on April 28, 1968.
Logs on Logs as the Harbor Turn rolls over the Holcomb Creek road. This train usually passes over this bridge and back in the night making a pretty rare day run due to track work.
A Railroad not featured enough on RP for sure...I mean who doesn't like a GP10 in these color's, especially with the Blooming Spring Colors.
Portland & Westerns "Harbor Turn" rolls up downtown Hillsboro. This run is usually nocturnal, so it's pretty cool seeing a predominately log train run the route in the day.
60 years Trans Europ Express (TEE) 1957 to 2017, this was the reason for a journey of the only first class RAe TEE II trainset # 1053 of SBB Historic to Domodossola. The train ran from Olten via B... (more)