For years I have always wanted to visit the famous, well documented bridge over Lake Pend Oreille in Sandpoint Idaho. In 2018 we made two trips. In August fires from the smoke created some fantas... (more)
The Solkan railway bridge has the largest stone arch in the world. It's length is 85 meters. The 15th of March 1945 the bridge was attacked and damaged by the allied aviation. A piece of the viadu... (more)
The Notch Train has made it over the most grueling part of the 15 miles of 2.2% grade as the pass through the Gateway into Crawford Notch.
The Bohinj Railway (Slovene: Bohinjska proga, Italian: Transalpina, German: Wocheiner Bahn) is a railway in Slovenia and Italy. It connects Jesenice in Slovenia with Trieste in Italy. It was built... (more)
A trio of UP's hug the side of Little Gore Canyon as they lead an empty rail train east while some fisherman try to snag some trout out of the Colorado River.
Charging along the Water: Amtrak Cascades train 518 rolls along the shores of Puget Sound through Steilacoom, Washington. Pulling the train is Washington Department of Transportation number... (more)
The parade continues
Fifteen years ago, you didn't have to wait very long for a double headed steam train to appear somewhere in the area of Jingpeng Pass. That was a good thi... (more)
On the second last day of the 2018 season, cogwheel steamtrain 133 of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke (DFB, steam railway of the Furka mountain line) is on his way through the beautiful and lonely... (more)
Union Pacific #1943 crosses the Colorado River East of Range Siding heading West with a splash of Fall colors.
CN 6017 leads 145 cars of taconite pellets from U.S. Steel Minntac and head towards Two Harbors, MN under grey skies, cold temps and fresh fallen snow mixing in with fall colors across the landsca... (more)
BLE 909 adds to the colors of northern Minnesota as it heads south meeting a northbound stack train on the CN Missabe Sub.
The fog has settled in as Union Pacific SD70AH No. 1943 leads an eastbound "Executive Special" out of the siding at Pinecliffe, Colorado after going through a Form B for a bridge replace... (more)
Norfolk and Western 4-8-0 No. 475 steams ahead toward Strasburg while passing under tree tunnels and through Amish/Mennonite countryside landscape in Paradise. ... (more)
The La Rhune cogwheel railway (rack system Strub) has a length of 4.2 km (2.6 mi), the maximum gradient is 250 ‰, a speed of 9 km/h (5.6 mph) and the electricity supply is 3000 V, 50 Hz, three-pha... (more)