For the last four years here at NAU I have wanted one particular shot; a late Amtrak coming out of the sag at Darling in morning light. I have been here to photographed Amtrak number of times, but... (more)
The hottest train on the entire BNSF system, the Willow Springs, IL to North Bay, CA Z9 (formally the 199), waste no time doing 70 MPH and kicking snow as it rockets through the control point of B... (more)
With the San Francisco Peaks looming the background, the morning light illuminates the nose of the BNSF 4247 as it pulls its LA to New York UPS train through Darling, AZ.
A Clovis, NM double stack train exist out of Peach Spring, and into Yampai Canyon, as it carries cargo for the docks of the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
Four GE motors run elephant style as they race through Yampai Canyon, between Truxton and Peach Spring, on their hot TOFC train; bound for San Bernardino, CA.
Slowly crawling up the grade towards the summit of Yampai Hill, a three motors on the point work hard to pull 8,000' long harbor train for Clovis, NM.
A quick dusting of snow has blanketed the Arizona Divide on a mid-February morning. Here at Darling, a high priority intermodal train blast out of the sag and head down grade to Winslow for a crew... (more)
The high priority Stockton, CA to Willow Springs, IL snakes through the Coconino Forest, near Flagstaff, as the freshly laid snow begins to melt during an unusually warm winter for Northern Arizon... (more)
The tail end of a February snow storm dumps the last inches of snow as an empty grain train descends down the Arizona Divide through the college town of Flagstaff.
A ten engine power move makes its way across the Arizona Divide on a warm spring evening. These units are heading to Barstow to be put back in service. Nearly all of the engines are Dash-9s in BNS... (more)
The setting sun starts to produce the spectacle of glint lighting as the three lead motors pour out a plum of smoke during the notching up of the throttle to get out of Winslow.
A short, but hot, North Bay Z train races out of Winslow, AZ with a fresh crew that is prepared to for an all night trip across the Seligman Subdivision to Needles, CA.
A pair of GE motors slug to pull this Los Angeles bound Q-train over the Arizona Divide as it rounds the curve at Cosnino.
An eastbound military train chugs out of the sag at Darling as the crew is on their last leg of their 290 mile crew route.
A westbound harbor stack train, with two KCS motors on it, rumbles through the Coconino Forest of Williams, as it climbs over Supai Summit.