Category: Railfanning

Railfanning – April 2016

Railfanning Clearing the way – Union Pacific “Snow Fighters” keep the trains moving in Winter Trains keep America running. They carry bulk commodities like grain, coal, and petroleum, along with finished products like automobiles, other manufactured items, and imported merchandise. If the trains shut down, America shuts down too. No other form of transportation can […]

Railfanning – April 2016

Snow Fighters Union Pacific Flanger

Railfanning Clearing the way – Union Pacific “Snow Fighters” keep the trains moving in Winter Trains keep America running. They carry bulk commodities like grain, coal, and petroleum, along with finished products like automobiles, other manufactured items, and imported merchandise. If the trains shut down, America shuts down too. No other form of transportation can […]

Railfanning Correspondence – March 2016

Nevada Northern Railway Locomotive No. 40 rolls out of the enginehouse

Railfanning Nevada Northern Railway Winter Steam Photo Spectacular Gallery Back in January, we told you about the Winter Steam Photo Spectacular, hosted in Ely, Nevada, by the Nevada Northern Railway.  We invited you to attend and we told you we would be there.  We also said that we would be sharing our photographs from the […]

Railfanning Correspondence- February 2016

Railfanning See Nevada from the California Zephyr For a lot of people, railfanning means finding a location overlooking some railroad tracks, setting up a lawn chair and an umbrella, and listening to a radio or scanner to hear the trains coming. Then, when a train passes by, taking pictures, shooting video, or just enjoying the […]

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