Out of the vastness of the Arizona plateau comes the 528 East with a manifest, about to rumble across the great trestle at Canyon Diablo. Remnants of the foundation of the original 1882 single-tra... (more)
A westbound grain train is plodding up the steep grade from Pica to Yampai summit. After surmounting the grade in another mile, it will be downhill for over a hundred miles to Needles.
Near sunset, surrounded by one of the largest stands of puzzle-barked ponderosa pines anywhere in the world, a westbound BNSF stack train roars up the east side of the Arizona Divide toward the su... (more)
A westbound BNSF stack train fights the grade at Coconino, just east of Flagstaff on the Arizona Plateau.
A trio of BNSF GE locomotives lead an eastbound autorack train across the Transcon, crossing the steel arch bridge over Canyon Diablo in the Arizona desert.
A BNSF intermodal train speeds through the dip along I-40 just outside Winslow, Arizona, kicking up a cloud of dust as it keeps up with the truck traffic on the highway.
A BNSF manifest freight pulls out of the yard at Winslow and on to the main line to head west, passing by an abandoned passenger car that is sitting in a lot alongside the tracks.
A BNSF grain train breaks the evening silence in downtown Flagstaff, Arizona as it roars past the old freight house with six locomotives in a 2x2x2 DPU setup.
Bringing up the rear of a westbound manifest freight is C44-9W 5349 as the train crosses over Canyon Diablo on a massive bridge. This freight is heading towards Flagstaff along BNSF's Transcon.
A matched pair of BNSF Dash 9's in the H2 scheme bring up the rear of a westbound intermodal train as the DPU power. The train has just gotten a new crew in Winslow and is heading down into the sa... (more)
The sun peeks up over the horizon as an eastbound BNSF speeds through Canyon Diablo, AZ.
A westbound BNSF train times sunrise perfectly as it passes through Dennison headed towards Flagstaff and further points west.
An eastbound intermodal train rises out of the sag coming into Winslow, Arizona behind four GE locomotives, including one Citirail ES44AC on lease to BNSF.
A quartet of BNSF GE locomotives pull an eastbound stack train upgrade out of Flagstaff and through Winona. The San Francisco Peaks outside of Flagstaff stand in the background.
With one GEVO on each end, a westbound auto train heads down into the sag just outside Winslow, Arizona as the early morning sun shines on the desert landscape.