Following a September with record rainfall for the region, October of 2016 brought some spectacular fall colors to my home turf. Eager for some sightseeing, my girlfriend and I ventured north to m... (more)
Union Pacific put some cars on the ground while rounding the Steel Bridge to NW Portland.
Museum street! The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania and the Strasburg Rail Road sit on opposite sides of the road in Strasburg PA. With extensive and complementary collections, it makes for a great... (more)
Structural collapse of the Tolten railway bridge, near Pitrufquen city, while it was being passed by a freight train from FEPASA railway, falling into the river several tank wagons loaded with che... (more)
A former Frisco GP38-2 with a new PTC brow leads Job 113 past the laker Lee A. Tregurtha as shipyard workers finishing painting its bow.
Emerging from the east portal at Moffat framed by the fall colors, 5323 is one of the SD45's from DRGW's first order of that model.
Not what they were expecting! Drivers on Highway 295 wait patiently while NS 1630 and crew traverse the spur leading into Univar USA. A big six-axle EMD in the middle of a four-lane highway was li... (more)
A westbound intermodal sails through the heart of the Mojave's 'Grand Canyon'. There are few places in Southern California that are so desolate and ruggedly beautiful as Afton Canyon!
The Canadian Pacific Railway Canada 150th anniversary train is seen crossing the Trent River in Trenton, Ontario, with the quartet of executive Fs on Saturday morning. FP9As 1401, 4107 and 4106, ... (more)
NS 7272 started out in life as a UP SD90MAC and is in the process of being converted to what I believe is an SD70ACU while a Southern 'E' and NS 'F' unit sit in the back ground.
It's only 11 AM on Monday morning, but quite the crowd has gathered to enjoy the warm weather at the lake at Pocono Summit. Most of the crowd is completely oblivious to the set of 5 ALCOs heading ... (more)
WMSR 734 rounds Helmstetter's Curve on a Carl Franz Photo Special.
The M&P Patrol hit a sink hole alongside where the new power plant was being built. Engineer Bob Wagner was at the throttle.
The last SP "Coast Daylight" Train #98 leaves Palo Alto on its way to Los Angeles on the eve of Amtrak.