Looking up toward Big 10 Curve at Rocky, Colorado, sees a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train hauling coal eastbound descending the front range of the Rocky Mountains at Rocky, Colorado, on June 18... (more)
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train hauling coal eastbound on Union Pacific’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision descends the front range of the Rocky Mountains at Rocky, Colorado, on June 18, 2001. On th... (more)
An eastbound BNSF oil train drops downgrade on Mullan Pass west of Helena, Montana, on the afternoon of June 28, 2017. The rear DPUs are passing through Skyline, while the head end is on the other... (more)
Union Pacific GE AC4400CW-CTE No. 6030 sits on Track 5 ready for some routine maintenance in UP’s North Platte Diesel Shop on May 5, 2011.
After some maintenance in Union Pacific’s North Platte Diesel Shop, a worker carefully replaces a rooftop access panel on GE C44-9W No. 9829.
Bending around a gentle curve along the meandering Colorado River is Amtrak No. 5, the westbound California Zephyr, west of Radium, Colorado, on November 7, 2012. The train has just exited Red Gor... (more)
An eastbound BNSF grain train crosses Bridge 50 at Trout Creek, Montana, on a snowy February 26, 2017.
RJ Corman EMD SD40-2 No. 3944 sits with a sand train at the railroad’s yard in Louisville, Kentucky, on August 10, 2012. No. 3944 is a former Union Pacific locomotive with the same number.
Three venerable Montana Rail Link SD45s power a BNSF freight westbound into Algoma, Idaho, after crossing the bridge over Lake Pend Oreille from Sandpoint, on October 3, 2014.
On the morning of September 26, 2008, the tranquil surface of Frog Pond reflects the rising sun and a westbound BNSF coal train on Montana Rail Link’s Fourth Subdivision just west of Trout Creek, ... (more)
Burlington Northern F7A No. 732—a former Northern Pacific locomotive—is one of six BN F units stored at Denver’s stockyards for a time in the mid-1980s.
Wisconsin Central train No. 19 approaches Van Dyne, Wisconsin, (north of North Fond du Lac’s Shops yard) on a wintery February 27, 1995. A good assortment of WC EMD locomotives power the westbound... (more)
An eastbound Canadian National freight curves through Solomon, Alberta, on CN’s Edson Subdivision on the morning of August 7, 2016.
Before departing Hayden, Arizona, for a trip to the Asarco’s Ray copper mine, the conductor of Copper Basin Railway’s OT-1 makes a roll-by inspection of the train on April 20, 2017.
A westbound BNSF freight eases into a wide curve along a frozen Clark Fork at Trout Creek, Montana, on February 24, 2017.