On an eastbound Burlington Northern coal train grinding up Crawford Hill west of Belmont, Nebraska, on July 9, 1994, EMD SD70MAC Nos. 9440 and 9449 bracket EMD SD60MAC No. 9503. EMD built four 3,8... (more)
Five Burlington Northern six-motor GE locomotives smoke it up climbing Angora Hill at West Bonner, Nebraska, on July 2, 1989. Three C30-7s lead a pair of U30Cs on the train that is headed south of... (more)
The 16-cylinder 7FDL16 from Union Pacific GE AC4400CW 6704 sits on the shop floor after removal from the locomotive. It pretty obvious which cylinder or two had a defect or problem as much of it i... (more)
The northbound Canadian Pacific wayfreight from Cranbrook passes some reflective backwaters of the Columbia River 3.5 miles south of Spillimacheen, British Columbia on the afternoon of October 3, ... (more)
A westbound Canadian Pacific coal train follows the Thompson River downstream out of Ashcroft, British Columbia, heading for Black Canyon on July 7, 2004.
Snow tiger Leaving Glacier National Park in high winds and whipping snow on a frigid March 3, 1989, an eastbound Burlington Northern freight led by tiger-striped GP50 No. 3140 heads for... (more)
Even when the weather is cloudy and rainy, the view of Robertson’s Curve and Brule Lake can still be arresting. Late in the day of August 9, 2016, an eastbound Canadian National stack train heads ... (more)
Growling Cat through Chana Burlington Northern GP20C No. 2009 leads ‘Expediter’ piggyback train No. 42 through the Illinois countryside east of Chana on April 6, 1991. BN had eight of t... (more)
A westbound Canadian National grain train curves toward the top of Yellowhead Pass at Yellowhead, British Columbia, on September 17, 2002. Leading the train is GMD SD60F No. 5546, with its unique ... (more)
Montana Rail Link’s ‘Jimbo’ work train runs between Weed and Skyline, Montana, while cleaning up scrap material on the railroad’s line over Mullan Pass west of Helena on June 29, 2016. MRL No. 259... (more)
Setting moon over Crowsnest Glowing in a rising sun, Canadian Pacific’s Royal Canadian Pacific luxury passenger train leaves Crowsnest Pass as the moon sets over the mountains between L... (more)
Canadian Pacific 4-4-0 No. 29 was on display outside Gulf Canada Square for more than 20 years. It was originally built in Montreal in 1887 and came to Calgary with CP when the company moved its h... (more)
Burlington Northern EMD SD70MAC Nos. 9678, 9635 and 9560 power a westbound BNSF coal empty along the North Platte River through scenic Wendover Canyon at Cassa, Wyoming, on July 7, 1999.
Montana Rail Link’s westbound manifest freight train MLAUMIS crawls along the Missouri River through Lombard Canyon east of Toston, Montana, on June 25, 2015.
Exiting Shed 8After helping an eastbound freight up Marias Pass, a helper set led by Burlington Northern EMD SD40-2 No. 7213 drifts through Shed 8 at mile 1160.9 east of Java, Montana, ... (more)