• 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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by John_Perkowski  -   - In: General Discussion: Locomotives, Rolling Stock, and Equipment
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Content Creators Wanted!
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Western Wild Fires
by GWoodle  -   - In: General Discussion - Passenger Rail
6 Replies 
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1 Replies 
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Forum Rules
by Komachi  - 
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RAILROAD.NET Forum Rules/Legal/Terms of Service
by Mike Roque  -   - In: News, Announcements, FAQ and Help
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 by John_Perkowski
 
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The People who make up Western Railfan
by CNJ  - 
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The Paper Pit
by UPRR engineer  - 
57 Replies 
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AT&SF #2926 RESTORATION
by DonPevsner  - 
8 Replies 
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San Francisco's F-Line [Market Street]
by pudgym29  - 
0 Replies 
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 by pudgym29
 
I envision a new RR line in northern California.
by JonCavender  - 
11 Replies 
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South Dakota Selling State Owned Railroads (Former Milwaukee)
by Jeff Smith  - 
4 Replies 
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Austin Tx Action
by Narrowgauger  - 
1 Replies 
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Feather River Route/Highline
by Stu30  - 
6 Replies 
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RAILFAN RADIO FREQUENCIES
by gjewers  - 
0 Replies 
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Navajo Mine Railroad
by ChrisU  - 
6 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Black Mesa & Lake Powell - Arizona
by ozarkrails  - 
23 Replies 
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 by AmtrakLocomotiveEngineer
 
Black Mesa & Lake Powell
by ChrisU  - 
1 Replies 
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 by AmtrakLocomotiveEngineer
 
Railfanning - Barstow CA
by UP 7076  - 
0 Replies 
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Best Amtrak stations to see fast freights
by Amtrak706  - 
4 Replies 
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Bush funeral train - Texas
by UP4141  - 
0 Replies 
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Alpine-Marfa, TX, the Union Pacific and the Texas Pacifico
by seacoast  - 
3 Replies 
 7143 Views
 by electricron
 
Blacklands Railroad
by #7470  - 
5 Replies 
 13146 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Heber Valley RR
by backroadrails  - 
1 Replies 
 2403 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
A Question About Browning guns and 1880s Train Cars...
by Russet Wolf  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Plate C
 
FONTANA, CAL. - KAISER STEEL
by shlustig  - 
8 Replies 
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 by riffian
 
SD&AE Impossible Railroad New Media Page
by chuck geiger  - 
0 Replies 
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 by chuck geiger
 
SP San Antonio-Brownsville/McAllen, TX Line
by XC Tower  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Nonstopmaximum
 
SLC, Ogden, Provo.
by theseaandalifesaver  - 
0 Replies 
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 by theseaandalifesaver
 
RCP&E Belle Fourche - Rapid City - Chadron questions
by frankgaron2  - 
2 Replies 
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 by frankgaron2
 
Kyle RR action - how best to catch (especially SP units)?
by frankgaron2  - 
0 Replies 
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 by frankgaron2
 
SP 4274
by philipmartin  - 
0 Replies 
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 by philipmartin
 
New to the fourm - Quick question
by Nesbittaudia4  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Nesbittaudia4
 
CHICAGO - OMAHA CREW CHANGE POINTS
by shlustig  - 
12 Replies 
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 by Engineer Spike
 
Los Angeles Ca Wig-Wag Signal....
by joe k  - 
0 Replies 
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 by joe k
 
Utah railfan group?
by Seacoastrfan  - 
2 Replies 
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 by Arborwayfan
 
Sundown Limited
by philipmartin  - 
0 Replies 
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 by philipmartin
 
DFW area
by gprimr1  - 
4 Replies 
 4512 Views
 by electricron
 
Feather River Route
by Stu30  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Stu30
 
1940s Rio Grande safety film
by philipmartin  - 
0 Replies 
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 by philipmartin
 
Gallup N.M. railfanning questions....
by Don-man  - 
1 Replies 
 3708 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
UP Black Butte Sub
by rr503  - 
0 Replies 
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 by rr503
 
Sacramento railfaning
by BAR  - 
6 Replies 
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 by BAR
 
Locomotive Train Bell
by cornishbell  - 
0 Replies 
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 by cornishbell
 
Feather River Route
by rr503  - 
0 Replies 
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 by rr503
 
MoPac-Santa Fe Merger Attept
by CPF363  - 
0 Replies 
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 by CPF363
 
NWP to Eureka Southern to NCRA
by Otto Vondrak  - 
5 Replies 
 8169 Views
 by RussNelson
 
Alamo Gulf Coast Railroad Engine House?
by nydepot  - 
0 Replies 
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 by nydepot
 
Rare Mileage Excursion: Galveston-Bellville, TX 2015-09-19
by ehbowen  - 
1 Replies 
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 by joshuahouse
 
Where does Nebraska belong?
by Desertdweller  - 
4 Replies 
 5389 Views
 by mtuandrew
 
Abandoned Railroads/Bridges Near Tucson, Arizona
by SJFL  - 
6 Replies 
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 by SJFL
 
Utah railway train on UP
by train2  - 
1 Replies 
 4850 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
West from Sat Lake which line along the lake is busier?
by train2  - 
0 Replies 
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 by train2
 
Railfanning to or from Yellowstone?
by train2  - 
3 Replies 
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Napa/Sonoma
by diesel boy  - 
3 Replies 
 5134 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Early Santa Fe Diesels
by MikeVT  - 
10 Replies 
 9573 Views
 by riffian
 
Railfanning San Jose, Ca
by LIRR272  - 
3 Replies 
 5531 Views
 by riffian
 
Railfanning in ABQ and anywhere along Railrunner Express
by njtmnrrbuff  - 
7 Replies 
 7284 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Phoenix Railfanning
by nydepot  - 
1 Replies 
 5245 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Whoops!
by litz  - 
6 Replies 
 6403 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Busiest route through the Rockies
by CPSK  - 
2 Replies 
 5829 Views
 by Desertdweller
 
Current RC-Belle Fourche
by TB Diamond  - 
0 Replies 
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 by TB Diamond
 
Defiance Coal CO #1 in jeopardy
by Hauspiper  - 
3 Replies 
 8038 Views
 by n2qhvRMLI
 
Railfanning in California?
by JBConn  - 
4 Replies 
 7366 Views
 by TSTOM
 
Looking for information on the UP marteniz sub.
by Lackawanna565  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Lackawanna565
 
Abandoned Enginehouse?
by Trainlover479  - 
2 Replies 
 5908 Views
 by scottychaos
 
The Red Caboose?
by Steamer  - 
1 Replies 
 5545 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Dallas and San Antonio
by gprimr1  - 
3 Replies 
 5989 Views
 by gprimr1
 
Southern Pacific Shasta Division circa 1915
by doepack  - 
0 Replies 
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 by doepack
 
Abandoned RR tracks in Loleta, CA
by carajul  - 
2 Replies 
 6127 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Sneaking into the USA
by CLamb  - 
6 Replies 
 9391 Views
 by scharnhorst
 
MRL biz train - BNSF and MRL officer special
by Tadman  - 
5 Replies 
 7736 Views
 by Komachi
 
Grand Canyon Railway Trip
by marco  - 
5 Replies 
 8377 Views
 by fl9m2004
 
railroad line through college station, tx
by lakeshoredave  - 
1 Replies 
 5647 Views
 by CarterB
 
Riverside or Fullerton California?
by diburning  - 
1 Replies 
 5815 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
UP Big Boy on the move in Texas
by UP4141  - 
7 Replies 
 8660 Views
 by electricron
 
San Luis & Rio Grande RR
by illinois  - 
3 Replies 
 7222 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Old Right-of-Way Along I-40
by XC Tower  - 
4 Replies 
 7061 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
San Francisco Belt Railroad
by carajul  - 
0 Replies 
 5957 Views
 by carajul
 
Phil Anschutz sale of the SP
by CPF363  - 
0 Replies 
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 by CPF363
 
Xpress West
by Thomas  - 
0 Replies 
 5803 Views
 by Thomas
 
Desert Center CA
by corydon  - 
4 Replies 
 8733 Views
 by corydon
 
Montana Rail Link discussion
by HDP  - 
13 Replies 
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 by thebigham
 
Albuquerque Maps
by photoguy2  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Soledad Canyon
by ebtmikado  - 
0 Replies 
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 by ebtmikado
 
Nevada Northern 2013 winter steam spectacular (photos)
by mfmalk  - 
0 Replies 
 6341 Views
 by mfmalk
 
railroad operations in New Mexico/El Paso?
by MBTA3247  - 
3 Replies 
 7935 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Railfanning Phoenix, AZ?
by JLJ061  - 
2 Replies 
 7512 Views
 by railnut49
 
Book: Railroads of Arizona question
by nydepot  - 
0 Replies 
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 by nydepot
 
Trying to find out about the tracks in Stanton, CA
by Rbts Stn  - 
2 Replies 
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 by Rbts Stn
 
Photos: #315, C&TS, Goose #5, SLRG, D&S
by mfmalk  - 
0 Replies 
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 by mfmalk
 
Trying to find out about tracks in Stanton, California
by Rbts Stn  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Rbts Stn
 
Stolen lantern collection in San Bernadino area
by RGlueck  - 
0 Replies 
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 by RGlueck
 
ogden rr museum
by atsf sp  - 
2 Replies 
 7912 Views
 by TedBell
 
Salt Lake City Railfanning
by kilroy  - 
2 Replies 
 8058 Views
 by TedBell
 
Horn Western Pacific GP9
by German Engineer  - 
0 Replies 
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 by German Engineer
 
G&W aquires RailAmerica
by jstolberg  - 
35 Replies 
 57216 Views
 by MEC407
 
Tunnel Collapse along Tennessee Pass
by fp7fan  - 
5 Replies 
 8305 Views
 by Desertdweller
 
Questions for the guys here who work on train crews...
by up8677  - 
11 Replies 
 9501 Views
 by Shirehorse
 
Texas Pacifico Improvements Continue
by CNJ  - 
0 Replies 
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 by CNJ
 
Colorado & Southern switchback help
by fp7fan  - 
3 Replies 
 8059 Views
 by fp7fan
 
Railfan advice for San Francisco Area
by njtmnrrbuff  - 
0 Replies 
 6635 Views
 by njtmnrrbuff
 
Railfanning Dallas,TX
by ChrisU  - 
0 Replies 
 6673 Views
 by ChrisU
 
Question about DSS&SP west of Trout Creek Pass
by NE2  - 
2 Replies 
 8008 Views
 by jabsteam
 
1875 St. Louis to St. Paul to Bismarck
by garykoos  - 
4 Replies 
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 by mtuandrew