Four Armour Yellow EMD's head eastbound through one of the many curves of Afton Canyon with a West Colton to North Platte manifest on the drawbar.
Four UP motors head up a North Platte to West Colton manifest as it rolls west through scenic Afton Canyon on the old LA&SL.
Leaving the wide open and sand swept desert at Basin, CA the rails of Union Pacific's Cima Subdivision come to ride along the northern bank of the Mojave River Wash as the two snake through the co... (more)
A loaded coal train, bound for the interchange with the Trona Railway at Searles on the old SP Jawbone branch, crawls westbound through the east end of Afton Canyon at Basin.
Four Armour Yellow EMD's haul the MWCNP east through Afton Canyon.
One of Union Pacific's recently delivered heavy SD70ACes, called SD70AHs by the UP, leads an eastbound manifest through Afton Canyon on the old LA&SL. The sun has only recently made its way into ... (more)
Ethanol empties follow a mixed bag of GE locomotives east out of Afton Canyon, following a 50-mph wind east.
UP SD70ACe 8600 along with a mix of other power leads an eastbound stack train through Afton Canyon on the former LA&SL line.
Union Pacific's lengthy KG1LA winds its way through Afton Canyon, as it heads west on the Cima Subdivision bound for Los Angeles.
A Union Pacific freight train streaks through the night, as it passes through the truss bridges that span the Mojave River at the east end of Afton Canyon.
A UP stack train heads west into Afton Canyon, and towards the sun setting into the haze.
Quite a view to the east as a coal train passes the east interlocking at Basin on the LA&SL.
A westbound stack train blasts through a bridge at the eastern entrance of Afton Canyon under a pretty full moon.
At dawn, a westbound UP stack train bound for the ports of Southern California races across the Mojave River Sink on the approach to Basin.
An eastbound empty coal move exits the shadowed confines of Afton Canyon along UP's former LA&SL route.