A Canadian National coal train rolls through the loader at Teck’s Cardinal River Operation near Cadomin, Alberta, on August 8, 2016. This is the third section of the train and is taking its 50 car... (more)
Curving along the banks of the Missouri River at Lombard, Montana, on the morning of September 12, 2011, is Montana Rail Link’s 840 local powered by a matching set of MRL SD40-2XRs, Nos. 252 and 2... (more)
A Rail King RK 320 switches Union Pacific GE AC4400CW-CTE No. 5916 off the transfer table and into the UP locomotive shop at South Morrill, Nebraska, on September 14, 2017.
A westbound BNSF vehicle train thunders through Mullan Tunnel at Blossburg, Montana, on September 6, 2003. The train is led by a point helper of Montana Rail Link EMD SD45-2 No. 311 and former Sou... (more)
During a cold autumn rain in Denver, Colorado, on the evening of November 7, 2017, an A Line RTD commuter train from the airport arrives at Denver Union Station.
An eastbound Canadian Pacific freight passes through scenic Crowsnest Pass at Sentinel, Alberta, on October 10, 2017. That BNSF warbonnet splicing the two CP ES44ACs is a little out of place, eh?
The crew of a Canadian Pacific coal train converses while their train approaches in the background at Sparwood, British Columbia, on October 10, 2017. This location is on the Crowsnest Pass line, ... (more)
An eastbound Union Pacific engineering special approaches Tunnel 1 at Plainview, Colorado, on the afternoon of August 13, 2003. The 11-car passenger train is powered by impressive EMD DDA40X “Cent... (more)
Two Metra commuter trains pass each other between Chicago Union Station and Roosevelt Road at Taylor Street. Both are powered by Metra’s unique EMD F40PHM-2s, built in 1991-1992, and were the rail... (more)
A Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range SD18 switches Dock 6 late in the afternoon of October 20, 1985, framed by Dock 5 and a boarded up Jenswold Street Tower at Duluth, Minnesota. Thanks to Dave Schauer ... (more)
A Union Pacific “Z” train climbs Peru Hill westbound out of Green River, Wyoming, on the afternoon of October 9, 2015.
On April 22, 2017, a long line of stored Union Pacific locomotives sits on the old main line (now bypassed with a new alignment) between Pantano and Benson, Arizona, which includes the Empirita ho... (more)
A vee of golden trees A Canadian Pacific coal train approaches milepost 27 and the east switch at Hosmer, British Columbia, on October 10, 2017. This location is on the Crowsnest Pass l... (more)
Skirting the shore of Lake Pend Oreille just west of Hope, Idaho, is a westbound BNSF train led by Santa Fe GE C44-9W No. 694 on the afternoon of September 5, 2003.
The Rio Grande Ski Train curves toward Tunnel 1 just east of Plainview, Colorado, on February 10, 2001.