Into the sundown comes the 4326 West climbing the steep grade out of the Colorado River valley between Needles and Goffs. The classic Santa Fe signals that populated the Coast Lines since the 1920... (more)
BNSF 718 West is leaning into the grade between Siberia and Klondike where the westward main takes a longer course than its eastward counterpart to alleviate gradient ascending Ash Hill. The 124 c... (more)
BNSF 4829 works west at Pisgah dodging shadows from the fast moving clouds.
Sunset at Hector revealed a typical desert glint as BNSF 4031 leads an eastbound train in the glorious afternoon lighting.
At first light, BNSF 4683 leads a long westbound up the steep grade at Klondike on the BNSF Needles sub.
The lead unit BNSF 4217 dodges shadows the an s-curve at Ludlow AZ just minutes before sundown.
At sunset, with the last light of the day reflecting off the nose of the lead Dash 9, BNSF 5494 West roars up the eastern slope of Ash Hill at Siberia on the railroad's Needles Sub. The train will... (more)
As an eastbound stack train speeds downhill toward Bagdad and Amboy, BNSF 4784 West roars up the stiff grade through the giant S-curve at Klondike. This split alignment was installed in the mid-19... (more)
The a colorful Slaton, TX to Barstow, CA manifest train rumbles down the from Goffs through the small Route 66 town of Essex on a spring evening in the Mojave Desert.
As last light settles at the summit of Goffs Hill, along the BNSF Needles Sub, a pair of GE motors crest the summit with their long string of empty intermodal equipment for the ports of Los Angele... (more)
BNSF SD70ACe-P4 leads its ethanol train westbound across the Needles Sub with NS pool power helping out.
They'll never look this good every again.. Three brand new C4's on there first trip West.
BNSF to the rescue again..... Amtrak Southwest Chief #3 is running over 7 hours late as he rounds the big curve at Klondike.
The Cadiz Local rolls downgrade after just topping over Ash Hill with a decent looking fakebonnet leading the pack.
The SBDWSP9 is all powered up today, coming in at 4.1HPT they have made the quick work of the massive Mojave Desert and are running 1 hour and 8 mins ahead of schedule.