SP262 charges up the heavy grade at West Mitchell. The train is sitting on the longest sustained portion of 3% grade on Tennessee Pass. The head-end is about to enter a short section of the origin... (more)
"Allegra" railcar ABe 8/12 #3502 is pulling a new ALVRA car set as InterRegio 1137 from Chur to St. Moritz.
As the rain falls, the sun is barely shining on an old EMD GP38-2, waiting for its next assignment. CN 4702 was originally CN 5502.
Union Pacific 1943 on display in North Little Rock. Across the tracks are locomotives in repair at the Jenks Locomotive Shops. This view show the POW emblem on the back of the locomotive. Photo... (more)
UP 8953 (SD70AH) and UP 3040 (SD70ACe-T4) lead a short officer car special over the American Falls Dam. The special departed Twin Falls with UP and WATCO executives to Minidoka. From there, the ex... (more)
Hot on the heels of an empty garbage train, BN's Bingen/Home Valley heads west along the Columbia River back to Vancouver, Washington.
Curving out of Fort SteeleJust after changing crews on the wye at Fort Steele, British Columbia, a Canadian Pacific unit potash train curves on the main line toward Crowsnest Pass on th... (more)
Move over 1943, Here's your UP Lab LOCO! This franken-ALCO was a graveyard smash! It was spotted at the Bluffs in the Summer Of Love prior to being traded in to EMD in '68 for it's own 'monster m... (more)
A nice matched pair of EMDs head west along the shores of the Athabasca River with CN's class SD70I leading the way.
What a sight! A steam double-header on the Gotthard line! The two four-cylinder compound 2-10-0 steam locomotives "Elephants" C 5/6 #2978 from SBB Historic (built in 1917) and C 5/6 #296... (more)
Southern View from Titus - [Autumnal Equinox +1] - Looking southward towards Mexico from 100 yards east of the east switch at Titus Siding near Jacumba where pair of flat cars and two hopp... (more)
Waking up the Chama Valley. With the alpine sunrise now just minutes away, our early morning Cumbres Turn charges up the 4% toward Coxo Crossing, with her stack beats echoing across the en... (more)