Union Pacific No. 4014, The Bigboy, enters California and Climbs to the top of Cima Hill. Located in the Mojave Desert Preserve where many railfans have come to this out of the way location to wel... (more)
After descending the steep grade of the western slope of Cima hill, UP 4014 is greeted by a huge crowd at the restored Kelso Station and helper crew quarters. In the steam era Kelso was a helper ... (more)
Union Pacific No. 4014 enters California and climbs to the top of Cima Hill. Located in the Mojave Desert Preserve many Railfans traveled to the Hill to see the Bigboy. The last time 4014 passed t... (more)
A westbound coal train heads through Jean, just west of Las Vegas on the Cima Subdivision.
Ethanol empties follow a mixed bag of GE locomotives east out of Afton Canyon, following a 50-mph wind east.
UP 8207 leads 6 cousins and an eastbound manifest, storming up Cima Hill into a forest of Joshua Trees.
This is a rerouted "Z" train, waiting patiently for a westbound intermodal to pass, so it can begin its slow ascent of Cima Hill.
The MNPWC, a North Platte, NE to West Colton, CA manifest rolls west through the heart of Afton Canyon on UP's Cima Sub.
Didnt expect this train as it did not appear on the lineup.
West through Afton Canyon....I wouldnt try this shot again....not the best area to climb!
Headed east through the west end of Afton Canyon