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    How did this pix happen?

    Hi All! Hope y'all are well Ok, so I stopped at Sandpoint station the other day and got some shots of her for modeling purpose. I could not get inside as it is only open at 0:dark:30. I figured that I would place my lens flat on the window and attempt to get shots of the inside. You can see...
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    Stuff along the Sub - Spokane

    Got these yesterday. Day before was raining with whitecaps on the lake which might have made a good pix, although ISP had multiple cars pulled over in the spot I could stop and get off US95. These are about 1/4 mile away looking kinda Northeast. Looks like the alignment is gonna be just...
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    ATCSMon on the Kootenai Sub

    Hi All! If you like watching trains - ya who doesn't? If you don't know about it; think about ATCSMon. I am doing Libby on my base antenna, and take a radio and laptop out with me when ima chasing trains. Allows me to move along trackside until I see some activity, then I can setup to watch...
  4. West Siberia

    West Siberia

    Photos from a day trip out on the BNSF Needles Subdivision and the Arizona and California Railroad ©2020, Ken Szok All rights reserved
  5. Southbound Grain

    Southbound Grain

    Crossing the Columbia River between Wishram, WA and Celilo Village, OR.
  6. ProRailProductions2019

    Santa Fe 3751: Across Home Rails (2012)

    With 3751 returning to steam in 2020, we could not have thought of a better way to celebrate! Patrick Baca takes us on a desert jounery west across the BNSF Needles Sub, along the home rails of 3751 from Cadiz, California to Cajon Pass! We hope you enjoy our first video of 3751! Video by...
  7. West Oil

    West Oil

    At Cooks, WA. Photographed from Viento State Park, OR
  8. BNSF Racetrack: Naperville,Illinois Part 2 of 2

    BNSF Racetrack: Naperville,Illinois Part 2 of 2

    In Part Two we feature Labor Day at Naperville Station for a whole day of non stop train action! Like us on Facebook:
  9. Westbound Oil

    Westbound Oil

    A snowstorm looms in the background as a westbound oil train passes through Sprague, WA.
  10. Westbound Intermodal

    Westbound Intermodal

    Round the curve at Underwood, WA
  11. Westbound Grain Train

    Westbound Grain Train

    This train came from the Oregon Trunk and had two CP locomotives in the consist.
  12. South Grain

    South Grain

    Southbound BNSF grain train on UP rails at Dunning Road near Oakridge, OR.
  13. ProRailProductions2019

    Railfan Pit Stop: Saginaw,Texas

    In April of 2019 Pro Rail made a brief visit to Saginaw Texas to film the BNSF and Union Pacific's busy junction. Like us on Facebook: Filmed by Greaeme Case Produced by David McDougall Pro Rail Productions 2019
  14. Eastbound Manifest

    Eastbound Manifest

    At the summit of Providence Hill, WA.
  15. Southbound BNSF

    Southbound BNSF

    Between Crale and Hampton, OR.
  16. Southbound BNSF

    Southbound BNSF

    Between Crale and Hampton, OR.
  17. Southbound BNSF

    Southbound BNSF

    At Crale, OR.
  18. ProRailProductions2019

    Crossroads of the CSX: Deshler, Ohio (2019)

    In the Golden Days of Railroading Deshler was the Crossroads of the B&O linking key points such as Cincinnati to Chicago or Toledo to Cincinnati. Today much has changed of the years with many railroad mergers and more direct freight Deshler still remains to be the Crossroads of not the B&O but...
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    Evening at Emeryville, CA Amtrak Station

    A quick spur of the moment trip on a Monday evening catching some Amtrak and BNSF action.
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    Tehachapi Railfan Trip - May 2019

    Here's a pretty nice long video of some Tehachapi freight action from BNSF and UP in the span of two days. Included is some foreign power and pacing a unit coil steel train. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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