CBRY 502 leads 54 loads, just west of Ray Junction, bound for the dumper at Hayden, AZ.
Sicily island: an old OMS/TIBB railcar (built in 70s) class ADe 11-20 running around Etna volcano between Catania and Riposto, approaching Scalilli station.
A Joshua tree stands alone as a BNSF container train overtakes a UP manifest at Warren.
Dynamic brakes begin to whine as a westbound winds its way through the Sonoran Desert National Monument. Many of the Saguaro cacti are taller than the double-stacked containers.
Another Eastbound crests Shawmut Summit.
UP 5380 has just split the signals at West Cima leading a freight up the 2.2% grade of Cima Hill.
A westbound stack train rolls across the vast Mojave Desert on UP's Cima Sub.
With flowers blooming, prickly cacti and good sunlight, a day at Hill 582 can provide the photographer interesting results.
Copper Basin 502/504 emerge from Tunnel 2 in classic Arizona mountain landscape with another load of copper ore for the smelter in Hayden.
The end-of-train device on this westward recedes toward the summit of Cima Hill on this cool moonlit night in the Mojave Desert.
Union Pacific westbound coal loads begin their long and slow 2.2 percent descent down Cima Hill on a hot afternoon in the Mojave desert.
Copper Basin Railway train OT-1, with 60 cars loaded with 7800 tons of sulfide ore from the copper mine at Ray, heads southbound through a Saguaro forest toward Ray Junction on its run to the smel... (more)
Late on a winter afternoon, an eastbound UP stack train blasts up the 1.0 percent at Shawmut as shadows engulf the slopes of the Maricopa Mountains.