See videos of railroad action and Trains magazine staff interview the experts.
Eisenhower unload
See A4 4-6-2 Dwight D. Eisenhower return to the National Railroad Museum in Green Bay, Wis.
Published: August 7, 2014
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Published: June 26, 2014
Published: June 26, 2014
Southern 630 Screenshot1
By Kevin Gilliam
Published: March 21, 2014
Bellevue Ohio
Published: January 24, 2014
BNSF snow day
A flight delay turns to a pleasant adventure watching trains in the snow
Published: December 12, 2013
RatHole ScreenShot
Where history is buried, but never boring
By Jim Wrinn
Published: October 28, 2013
Crescent Corridor Screen Shot
By Matt Van Hattem, Samuel Phillips
Published: July 22, 2013
Matt Rose screenshot
By Steve Sweeney
Published: July 22, 2013
WRI Screenshot
By Steve Sweeney
Published: June 24, 2013
Shays in action in the forests of West Virginia
Published: June 21, 2013
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Our July issue covers a father and son duo who rebuilt a fleet of tank engines in their backyard. Join us for a look around their shop in Ashley, Ind., and then learn more about them in the July issue of Trains!

Published: May 23, 2013
Check out Editor Jim Wrinn's recent visit to the Big South Fork Scenic Railway at the former Kentucky & Tennessee Railway

Published: April 19, 2013
See how a Pacific Coast short line, Santa Maria Valley, and the Southern Pacific worked together to move gondolas full of sugar beets in California
Published: April 19, 2013
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Editor Jim Wrinn interviews students from the Michigan Tech railroad engineering program.

Published: April 4, 2013
Furka Pass
Read more about how this Swiss tourist railroad saved one of Europe's most famous mountain routes in the May 2013 issue.
Published: March 25, 2013
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Norfolk Southern brings back Southern Railway No. 630 and Nickel Plate Road No. 765
By Jim Wrinn
Published: January 29, 2013

See clips of hardworking MLW-built diesels on a little-known Canadian short line

By Matt Van Hattem
Published: January 25, 2013

Trains gives you an exclusive tour through an SD70Ace

By Jim Wrinn
Published: January 25, 2013
Learn how the first roundhouse built in 60 years came together
Published: December 21, 2012
Learn about this increasingly popular rail industry event
Published: December 21, 2012

See videos showing construction techniques and the corporate history of the train builder Talgo

By Matt Van Hattem
Published: November 21, 2012
BNSF Intermodal crane

Watch containers being unloaded at a BNSF Chicago yard

By Matt Van Hattem
Published: October 26, 2012
See (and hear!) railcars moving through The Belt Railway's hump yard in Chicago
Published: September 21, 2012
MPL Technology's new SpillX system could revolutionize refueling locomotive. Watch this video to see how it works
Published: November 23, 2011
John Gramling's Flagg Coal Co. 0-4-0T No. 75 makes a "flagg" stop at Kalmbach Publishing Co.
Published: September 8, 2011
Watch video clips featuring some of Asia's fastest trains, seen from trackside, in the coaches, and behind the driver
Published: February 25, 2011
Published: August 25, 2010
See refurbished cars and locomotives from Beech Grove and hear Amtrak's top executives talk about the company's fleet plan
Published: August 25, 2010
Published: May 25, 2010
Published: May 25, 2010
This TrainsTube video shows how railroaders may someday be able to couple and uncouple cars from the locomotive cab.
Published: April 23, 2010
Pacific Locomotive Association won $10,000 to fund its rebuild of 1924 Clover Valley Lumber Co. 2-6-6-2T No. 4. After inactivity dating to 1985, the big Mallet will pull excursion trains on the association's Niles Canyon Railway in the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn more from Alan Siegwarth, head of the PLA's steam department
Published: February 22, 2010
Canadian Pacific transports the Olympic Flame on a handcar across Lethbridge Viaduct in Alberta. For more of the story, see "News" in April 2010 Trains Magazine
Published: February 12, 2010
See how the Security and Emergency Response Training Center at the Transportation Technology Center in Pueblo, Colo., helps railroads and their online communities prepare for the disaster they all hope never happens
Published: September 25, 2009
Kathi Kube, managing editor, talks to professors at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign about their railroad engineering program
Published: July 14, 2009
You read the Technology column in May 2009 Trains, now see the action. Take an insider's tour of Colorado's Manitou & Pike's Peak Railway and see the technology that makes the grade.
Published: March 26, 2009
Find out who puts together your favorite magazine, how it's done, and a few other things you never wanted to know about the Trains family
Published: March 18, 2009
Senior Editor Matt Van Hattem interviews John Gruber, well-known Trains contributor, about the Center for Railroad Photography and Art.
Published: March 12, 2009
Editor Jim Wrinn interviews Andy Reardon, retired TTX Chairman and CEO, about business affairs today.
Published: November 21, 2008
Managing editor Kathi Kube talks with exhibitors about new technology
Published: November 7, 2008
Senior editor Matt Van Hattem interviews Don Phillips, Trains columnist, about railroad photography rights.
Published: September 19, 2008
Editor Jim Wrinn interviews Bill Withuhn, Curator of Transportation at the Smithsonian Institution, about railroad preservation.
Published: August 20, 2008
Editor Jim Wrinn talks with Trains columnist Roy Blanchard about short lines.
Published: June 17, 2008
See Trains magazine's debut video! Associate Editor Andy Cummings asks W&S engineer all the hard questions
Published: April 18, 2008
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