• Western Railfan

  • Pertaining to all railroad subjects, past and present, in the American West, including California, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, Montana, and The Dakotas. For specific railroad topics, please see the Fallen Flags and Active Railroads categories.
Pertaining to all railroad subjects, past and present, in the American West, including California, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, Montana, and The Dakotas. For specific railroad topics, please see the Fallen Flags and Active Railroads categories.

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The People who make up Western Railfan
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The Paper Pit
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Black Mesa & Lake Powell
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Railfanning - Barstow CA
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Best Amtrak stations to see fast freights
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Bush funeral train - Texas
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Alpine-Marfa, TX, the Union Pacific and the Texas Pacifico
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AT&SF #2926 RESTORATION
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Blacklands Railroad
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Heber Valley RR
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A Question About Browning guns and 1880s Train Cars...
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FONTANA, CAL. - KAISER STEEL
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SD&AE Impossible Railroad New Media Page
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SP San Antonio-Brownsville/McAllen, TX Line
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SLC, Ogden, Provo.
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RCP&E Belle Fourche - Rapid City - Chadron questions
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Kyle RR action - how best to catch (especially SP units)?
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SP 4274
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New to the fourm - Quick question
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CHICAGO - OMAHA CREW CHANGE POINTS
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Los Angeles Ca Wig-Wag Signal....
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Utah railfan group?
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Sundown Limited
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DFW area
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Feather River Route
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1940s Rio Grande safety film
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Gallup N.M. railfanning questions....
by Don-man  - 
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UP Black Butte Sub
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Sacramento railfaning
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Locomotive Train Bell
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Feather River Route
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MoPac-Santa Fe Merger Attept
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NWP to Eureka Southern to NCRA
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Alamo Gulf Coast Railroad Engine House?
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Rare Mileage Excursion: Galveston-Bellville, TX 2015-09-19
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Where does Nebraska belong?
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Abandoned Railroads/Bridges Near Tucson, Arizona
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Utah railway train on UP
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West from Sat Lake which line along the lake is busier?
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Railfanning to or from Yellowstone?
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Napa/Sonoma
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Early Santa Fe Diesels
by MikeVT  - 
10 Replies 
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Railfanning San Jose, Ca
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Railfanning in ABQ and anywhere along Railrunner Express
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7 Replies 
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Phoenix Railfanning
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Whoops!
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Busiest route through the Rockies
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Current RC-Belle Fourche
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Defiance Coal CO #1 in jeopardy
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Railfanning in California?
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Looking for information on the UP marteniz sub.
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Abandoned Enginehouse?
by Trainlover479  - 
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The Red Caboose?
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Dallas and San Antonio
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Southern Pacific Shasta Division circa 1915
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Abandoned RR tracks in Loleta, CA
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Sneaking into the USA
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MRL biz train - BNSF and MRL officer special
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Grand Canyon Railway Trip
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railroad line through college station, tx
by lakeshoredave  - 
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Riverside or Fullerton California?
by diburning  - 
1 Replies 
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UP Big Boy on the move in Texas
by UP4141  - 
7 Replies 
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San Luis & Rio Grande RR
by illinois  - 
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Old Right-of-Way Along I-40
by XC Tower  - 
4 Replies 
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San Francisco Belt Railroad
by carajul  - 
0 Replies 
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Phil Anschutz sale of the SP
by CPF363  - 
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Xpress West
by Thomas  - 
0 Replies 
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Desert Center CA
by corydon  - 
4 Replies 
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Montana Rail Link discussion
by HDP  - 
13 Replies 
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Albuquerque Maps
by photoguy2  - 
1 Replies 
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Soledad Canyon
by ebtmikado  - 
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Nevada Northern 2013 winter steam spectacular (photos)
by mfmalk  - 
0 Replies 
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railroad operations in New Mexico/El Paso?
by MBTA3247  - 
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Railfanning Phoenix, AZ?
by JLJ061  - 
2 Replies 
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Book: Railroads of Arizona question
by nydepot  - 
0 Replies 
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Trying to find out about the tracks in Stanton, CA
by Rbts Stn  - 
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Photos: #315, C&TS, Goose #5, SLRG, D&S
by mfmalk  - 
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Trying to find out about tracks in Stanton, California
by Rbts Stn  - 
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Stolen lantern collection in San Bernadino area
by RGlueck  - 
0 Replies 
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ogden rr museum
by atsf sp  - 
2 Replies 
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Salt Lake City Railfanning
by kilroy  - 
2 Replies 
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Horn Western Pacific GP9
by German Engineer  - 
0 Replies 
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G&W aquires RailAmerica
by jstolberg  - 
35 Replies 
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Tunnel Collapse along Tennessee Pass
by fp7fan  - 
5 Replies 
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Questions for the guys here who work on train crews...
by up8677  - 
11 Replies 
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Texas Pacifico Improvements Continue
by CNJ  - 
0 Replies 
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Colorado & Southern switchback help
by fp7fan  - 
3 Replies 
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Railfan advice for San Francisco Area
by njtmnrrbuff  - 
0 Replies 
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Railfanning Dallas,TX
by ChrisU  - 
0 Replies 
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Question about DSS&SP west of Trout Creek Pass
by NE2  - 
2 Replies 
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1875 St. Louis to St. Paul to Bismarck
by garykoos  - 
4 Replies 
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Central Wyoming
by dhaugh  - 
1 Replies 
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