A pair of Santa Fe warbonnet Dash 9s reverse L-CHI102 to the main in Hodgkins.
Westbound trains refuel and await crews at Hobson Yard while the state capitol overlooks them.
BNSF GEs lead westbound freight through Oroville.
Norfolk Southern train 223 passes through Powder Springs, GA on the final leg of the journey from Kansas City, MO to Atlanta, GA.
A crewman gets back into cab of BNSF 9646 after throwing a switch near the bridge over the Cache la Poudre River in Fort Collins, Colorado. This matched pair of MAC's typically makes the daily ru... (more)
BNSF 9646 leads a fast freight through the farmland north or Longmont, Colorado.
The BNSF Barstow to Rock Island turn rarely rates 6-axle power, but on this day a former Santa Fe rebuilt SD45-2 gets the honors in downtown Moline.
The BNSF Barstow to Rock Island turn sports a freshly repainted GP50 with an added numberboard brow in downtown Moline.
After meeting the Boron local just west of here, BNSF 5242 brings its eastbound manifest one step closer to Barstow as it hustles across the Mojave Desert community of Hinkley.
BNSF 8075 northbound out of Alliance, with a manifest, creates it's own blizzard.
BNSF 6589, NS 9691, & BNSF 7877 lead two Boeing fuselages westbound.
Just before heading back east, the West Local poses in front of the ex-GN depot at Morris, MN. Once a stop for the mighty Empire Builder, the only passenger trains this station sees is the occasio... (more)
BNSF 2045 has finished its work in town and backs the power back onto the train to head east. The ex-BN caboose was a nice, unusual treat.
Just as one loaded coal train slowly climbs up Crawford Hill, an empty coal train begins to descend the grade. The helpers on the loaded train would be cut off as they pass below the bridge.
A former Santa Fe bluebonnet rests in Temple, TX.