Hot Spots
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By Brian Schmidt
Published: June 21, 2013
Go 232 feet below sea level, where the weather is some of the most searing on Earth
By Elrond Lawrence
Published: January 25, 2013
Big-Boy-Scranton
Eight of the largest steam locomotives ever built remain. Here's where you can see them on display.
By Steve Glischinski
Published: December 18, 2012
Conrail in Berkshires
A state-by-state directory to help you track down the colors of the season
Published: September 18, 2009
Shinjuku
The best spots to watch the action in one of the world's great rail centers
By Scott Lothes
Published: June 17, 2008
Hiking and biking trails near active railroad lines
Published: July 8, 2006
Amtrak at Pinole, CA
Railfanning two of northern California's most breathtaking rail lines
By Elrond Lawrence
Published: July 7, 2006
Where to go and what to see when you get there
By Dan Munson
Published: July 6, 2006
Metra
TRAINS Magazine's Top 10 train-wacthing spots in the railroad capital
By J. David Ingles, Kevin P. Keefe
Published: July 6, 2006
Tower 55 map
Published: July 6, 2006
CSX Fostoria diamond
A steel triangle where quiet moments are few and far between
By James B. Winters
Published: July 6, 2006
CN at Bayview Jct., Ont.
Canada's two main railroads cross paths near a wye-shaped junction
Published: July 6, 2006
Southern California's busiest mountain crossing
Published: July 6, 2006
Railroad hub of the Upper Midwest
By Steve Glischinski
Published: July 6, 2006
BC Rail
Canadian National acquired this remote regional in 2004
By Paul Schmidt
Published: July 6, 2006
Timeless railroading on a historic mountain pass
Published: July 6, 2006
Spokane photo
Published: July 6, 2006
Tulsa-Sapulpa switcher
Published: July 6, 2006
CSX in Palmer, Mass.
A busy diamond crossing in a quintessential New England town
Published: July 6, 2006
Published: July 6, 2006
Kansas City Southern's crossing of the Ouachita Mountains
Published: July 6, 2006
Amtrak at Perryville
By Rudy Volin
Published: July 6, 2006
Follow Union Pacific's route through Colorado between the storied railroad town of Grand Junction and majestic Glenwood Canyon
By Bruce Collins
Published: July 6, 2006
Two railroads share this rugged mountain crossing in Utah
Published: July 6, 2006
Hub of the Kansas City Southern
Published: July 6, 2006
A busy crossroads
Published: July 6, 2006
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