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.
45 ore loads ride dynamics down into Ray Junction to head east into Hayden. The colors of the CBRY paint scheme can be seen in the hills.
A BNSF freight of carload and vehicle traffic bends around the curve east of Belen, NM and approaches Abo Canyon with a nice variety of early merger color. At this time, none of the units had been... (more)
Sunset comes quick in these parts in December, by the time this train clears the yard limits, this scene will be shadowed. Sunset hopefully will not come quick to these trains in February, it rem... (more)
A week long closure of the Cape main line between De Aar and Kimberley resulted in the luxury Blue Train (as well as Rovos Rail and the Premier Classe) being rerouted via Noupoort and Bloemfontein... (more)
Westbound A&C train 708 has just swapped trains with BNSF train MPHXMAT at Castle Hot Springs, the conductor has lined the switch to the siding back for mainline movement and as soon as he reaches... (more)
The OT-1 is southbound on the Ray Branch with 42 loads of copper ore.
OT-1 has 42 loads of ore headed for the smelter in Hayden. From what I understand the ore trains could stop running at any time as the mine has begun to curtail certain operations which will have ... (more)
regional train Agrigento-Palermo