• 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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Forum Rules
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RAILROAD.NET Forum Rules/Legal/Terms of Service
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The People who make up Western Railfan
by CNJ  - 
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The Paper Pit
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Western Wild Fires
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6 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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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  - 
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Austin Tx Action
by Narrowgauger  - 
1 Replies 
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Feather River Route/Highline
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RAILFAN RADIO FREQUENCIES
by gjewers  - 
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Navajo Mine Railroad
by ChrisU  - 
6 Replies 
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Black Mesa & Lake Powell - Arizona
by ozarkrails  - 
23 Replies 
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Black Mesa & Lake Powell
by ChrisU  - 
1 Replies 
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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 
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Blacklands Railroad
by #7470  - 
5 Replies 
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Heber Valley RR
by backroadrails  - 
1 Replies 
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A Question About Browning guns and 1880s Train Cars...
by Russet Wolf  - 
1 Replies 
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FONTANA, CAL. - KAISER STEEL
by shlustig  - 
8 Replies 
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SD&AE Impossible Railroad New Media Page
by chuck geiger  - 
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SP San Antonio-Brownsville/McAllen, TX Line
by XC Tower  - 
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SLC, Ogden, Provo.
by theseaandalifesaver  - 
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RCP&E Belle Fourche - Rapid City - Chadron questions
by frankgaron2  - 
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Kyle RR action - how best to catch (especially SP units)?
by frankgaron2  - 
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SP 4274
by philipmartin  - 
0 Replies 
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New to the fourm - Quick question
by Nesbittaudia4  - 
3 Replies 
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CHICAGO - OMAHA CREW CHANGE POINTS
by shlustig  - 
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Los Angeles Ca Wig-Wag Signal....
by joe k  - 
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Utah railfan group?
by Seacoastrfan  - 
2 Replies 
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Sundown Limited
by philipmartin  - 
0 Replies 
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DFW area
by gprimr1  - 
4 Replies 
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Feather River Route
by Stu30  - 
5 Replies 
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1940s Rio Grande safety film
by philipmartin  - 
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Gallup N.M. railfanning questions....
by Don-man  - 
1 Replies 
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UP Black Butte Sub
by rr503  - 
0 Replies 
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Sacramento railfaning
by BAR  - 
6 Replies 
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Locomotive Train Bell
by cornishbell  - 
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Feather River Route
by rr503  - 
0 Replies 
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MoPac-Santa Fe Merger Attept
by CPF363  - 
0 Replies 
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NWP to Eureka Southern to NCRA
by Otto Vondrak  - 
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Alamo Gulf Coast Railroad Engine House?
by nydepot  - 
0 Replies 
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Rare Mileage Excursion: Galveston-Bellville, TX 2015-09-19
by ehbowen  - 
1 Replies 
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Where does Nebraska belong?
by Desertdweller  - 
4 Replies 
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Abandoned Railroads/Bridges Near Tucson, Arizona
by SJFL  - 
6 Replies 
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Utah railway train on UP
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West from Sat Lake which line along the lake is busier?
by train2  - 
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Railfanning to or from Yellowstone?
by train2  - 
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Napa/Sonoma
by diesel boy  - 
3 Replies 
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Early Santa Fe Diesels
by MikeVT  - 
10 Replies 
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Railfanning San Jose, Ca
by LIRR272  - 
3 Replies 
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 by riffian
 
Railfanning in ABQ and anywhere along Railrunner Express
by njtmnrrbuff  - 
7 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Phoenix Railfanning
by nydepot  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Whoops!
by litz  - 
6 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
Busiest route through the Rockies
by CPSK  - 
2 Replies 
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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 
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Railfanning in California?
by JBConn  - 
4 Replies 
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 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 
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 by scottychaos
 
The Red Caboose?
by Steamer  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Dallas and San Antonio
by gprimr1  - 
3 Replies 
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 by gprimr1
 
Southern Pacific Shasta Division circa 1915
by doepack  - 
0 Replies 
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Abandoned RR tracks in Loleta, CA
by carajul  - 
2 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Sneaking into the USA
by CLamb  - 
6 Replies 
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 by scharnhorst
 
MRL biz train - BNSF and MRL officer special
by Tadman  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Komachi
 
Grand Canyon Railway Trip
by marco  - 
5 Replies 
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 by fl9m2004
 
railroad line through college station, tx
by lakeshoredave  - 
1 Replies 
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 by CarterB
 
Riverside or Fullerton California?
by diburning  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
UP Big Boy on the move in Texas
by UP4141  - 
7 Replies 
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 by electricron
 
San Luis & Rio Grande RR
by illinois  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Old Right-of-Way Along I-40
by XC Tower  - 
4 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
San Francisco Belt Railroad
by carajul  - 
0 Replies 
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Phil Anschutz sale of the SP
by CPF363  - 
0 Replies 
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 by CPF363
 
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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 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 
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 by mfmalk
 
railroad operations in New Mexico/El Paso?
by MBTA3247  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
Railfanning Phoenix, AZ?
by JLJ061  - 
2 Replies 
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 by railnut49
 
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  - 
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 
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 by TedBell
 
Salt Lake City Railfanning
by kilroy  - 
2 Replies 
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 by TedBell
 
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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 by MEC407
 
Tunnel Collapse along Tennessee Pass
by fp7fan  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Desertdweller
 
Questions for the guys here who work on train crews...
by up8677  - 
11 Replies 
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 by Shirehorse
 
Texas Pacifico Improvements Continue
by CNJ  - 
0 Replies 
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 by CNJ
 
Colorado & Southern switchback help
by fp7fan  - 
3 Replies 
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 by fp7fan
 
Railfan advice for San Francisco Area
by njtmnrrbuff  - 
0 Replies 
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 by njtmnrrbuff
 
Railfanning Dallas,TX
by ChrisU  - 
0 Replies 
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 by ChrisU
 
Question about DSS&SP west of Trout Creek Pass
by NE2  - 
2 Replies 
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 by jabsteam