tracks is a free online Railroad Discussion Forum and Railroad Photo Gallery for railroaders, railfans, model railroaders and anyone else who is interested in railroads. We cover a wide variety of topics, including freight trains, passenger and commuter railroads, rail news and information, tourist railroads, railway museums and railroad history.

  1. Older Version Cantilever Signal

    Older Version Cantilever Signal

    A shot of older version cantilever signal on other side of Connely Blvd.
  2. Newer Version Cantilever Signal

    Newer Version Cantilever Signal

    A shot of the newer version of the cantilver signal at Connely Blvd.
  3. Path to Town

    Path to Town

    This single tracked N-S right-of-way leads right through downtown Sharon.
  4. East End of West Colton

    East End of West Colton

    A late winter afternoon in February 2004 found the departure tracks at West Colton filled with outbound traffic.
  5. Tie Picker Silhouette

    Tie Picker Silhouette

    CP Rail Maintenance Crew works late into the Nite East of Indian Head, Saskatchewan.
  6. What were you thinking??

    What were you thinking??

    This scene is on the Union Pacific Main Line (Herrington Sub Div)looking east between Main St and Maple - An old saying " Always wear clean underware in case you have an accident".
  7. Heavy Snow - Sidings Pluged

    Heavy Snow - Sidings Pluged

    CP Rail Snow Clearing Machine in Action....This was an all Day Job..
  8. Ker-Splash


    No rail traffic today! This was the result of Hurricane Ivan. The flood waters were worse than the '96 flood in much of PA, including Norry.
  9. Steel Caterpillar

    Steel Caterpillar

  10. Snowy tracks near Union Stn.

    Snowy tracks near Union Stn.

    I took this from the cab car of an eastbound GO train (CN Opd) as we headed into Union Station. In the distance you can see a VIA Train F40 who a few minutes blew by us, scaring the daylights out of me.
  11. Next Stop

    Next Stop

  12. High Green

    High Green

    Taken on a rainy day in Livonia, Michigan.
  13. "Rail Grinder"

    "Rail Grinder"

    East Crossing on CP Rail's Mainline at Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Cdn. July 2003 Photo.
  14. "Taking a Break"

    "Taking a Break"

    On a Very Hot July day,this Gentleman from CP Rail Maintenance Crew Pauses for a moment from his work. Indian Head, Sk. Cdn. July 2003 Photo.
  15. "Preparing the Rail"

    "Preparing the Rail"

    CP Rail Crews Installing the Forms and Preparing the Rail for the Pouring of the Liquid Rail. Indian Head, Sk. Cdn. July 2003 Photo.
  16. "Aftermath of Storm"

    "Aftermath of Storm"

    This CP Rail Maintenance Worker Blows Out the Switches after an April Snow Storm Dumped a Foot of Snow on the Area, East Crossing Indian Head, Saskatchewn, Cdn. April 2003
  17. "Aerial Indian Head Rail Yards"

    "Aerial Indian Head Rail Yards"

    This Photo was taken from the Top of the Paterson Grain Inland Terminal in Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Cdn. A CPR Freight Train is Eastbound on the Canadian Pacific's Mainline.
  18. "Subway Crossing the Sequel"

    "Subway Crossing the Sequel"

    CP Rail #5494 Crosses the Subway West of Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Cdn. 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.

Affiliate Disclosure: We may receive a commision from some of the links and ads shown on this website (Learn More Here)