UP 1988 works its way through the narrow canyon known as "Little Gore Canyon". The canyon starts at Tunnel 39 to the east (which the train is approaching) and ends just past Tunnel 40 to... (more)
VTR 263x, Saturdays slurry train pauses at Chester for a short 10 minutes, the crew had some extra time to spare so the engineer got off and went to get lunch across the street. The Chester statio... (more)
218 377 is pushing a push-pull measuring train.
A Happy Valley Helper set leads a westbound Espee manifest on the Sunset Route. When we visited the area, the GP35 pairs seemed to be everywhere.
Q617 drifts through downtown Fairburn, Georgia on CSX's A&WP/WofA Sub as C39-8 7486 leads the trip with a GP40-2 and BNSF SD40-2. (Slide Scan)
A 45 ton 'Critter' (no road number visible) holds down the west end of the Georgetown Loop Railroad, which happens to be in Silver Plume, Colorado. Riders can depart the train near Silver Plume a... (more)
CP 8839 & UP 5531 lead a short CP 143 around a curve In Pointe-Claire on CP's Vaudreuil Sub. At right is CN's parallel Kingston Sub.
An eastbound train on the Siskiyou Line is descending the grade into the Shasta Valley near Weed. Lead unit SP 6819 is now preserved at the California State Railroad Museum.
UP 8766 races east with a Z train.
Amtrak's Empire Builder from Seattle rolls through the junction with Metra's Fox Lake Line at Rondout, just 30 miles from an on-time arrival in Chicago.
A beltpack GP40. One of a handful of CN GP40's to be modified for beltpack (i.e. remote-control) use, CN 9677 leads the Pointe St-Charles switcher as it switches grain cars.
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Another quite (for now) morning in the enginehouse outside of Strasburg, Pennsylvania. Today's motive power will be the former N&W M Class as another locomotive, a former Great Western decapod, aw... (more)
SP 6322 leads a local across the Salt River bridge in Tempe.