ATSF 5330 leads a mixed manifest west through Maine, Arizona on the Santa Fe Transcon.
Santa Fe FP45 97 with a Burlington Northern visitor, leads a stack train through Maine, Arizona. A snow storm hit the Flagstaff area the night before.
BNSF 7466 West lets Humphreys peak behind him near Flagstaff at Maine's switch
A westbound manifest rolls through Maine just after cresting the Arizona Divide.
BNSF C44-9s 721, 671 and 1036 are seen leading a Belen to Barstow manifest west at Maine, Arizona descending the Arizona divide - 07/03/2014
Yesterday afternoon it was sunny and 50 degrees. This morning a brisk wind is blowing and 12 inches if snow will fall before the day is done. I-40 will be reduced to one lane and 25 mph. On the Tr... (more)
12 locomotives easily handle this stack train that has climbed over 6000' in elevation since it left Phoenix. This is mainline mountain action at its best.
A nice Santa Fe warbonnet leads a westbound at Maine
DPUs push hard on this eastbound as it nears the summit.
DPU's give that needed push as this stack train needs to cross the Arizona Divide. In the background, Mt. Humphrey, Arizonas highest peak, looks on.
4994 grinds Eastward toward Flagstaff up the nearly 2% grade.
An eastbound about to cross Garland Prairie Road.
Eastbound tonnage climbs the Arizona Divide amid the lush colors of summer.
Mixed freight framed west of Maine x-overs headed east.
An eastbound passing a display of indian paintbrush while climbing the Arizona divide between Williams and Flagstaff.