Loaded OT1 with locomotive #502 is seen shortly after departing Ray Mine running along Florence-Kelvin Hwy into Ray Junction.
The third and final run of the day on the Canon City and Royal Gorge Railway passes a mean looking cactus as it approaches Parkdale at the west end of Colorado's Royal Gorge where the train will s... (more)
local train Randazzo-Riposto
Snaking it's way through Kingman Canyon on a hot afternoon, BNSF 8000 leads a westbound Q train out of the rocky canyon and toward its next crew change point of Needles.
local train Riposto-Randazzo
At sunset, a rainbow of power climbs the 1.0 percent at Shawmut with an eastbound UP stack train. In the background are the rugged and snake-filled Maricopa Mountains.
Amtrak No. 2 passes over Two Track on a bridge built by the El Paso & Southwestern.
The late, May sun has finally lifted high enough to remove the shadows off the tracks that snake along the walls of one the Transcon's most scenic location; Crozier Canyon. Nestle between Valentin... (more)
An eastbound is working uphill in the late afternoon with some clean SP Speed-Lettered units. Taken on Kodachrome 64 film.
Steam in the Desert
Back during 3751's last grand tour of the west when the Grand Canyon Limited made its journey from LA to the Grand Canyon via some rare mileage I had the oppo... (more)
35 loads + 10 empties are just beginning their trip east to Hayden from the Ray mine.