End of Dubbers Spur - Like the end of the wye at Ferum California, the end of Dubbers Spur makes use to the natural topography of the land forms to provide the spur with a bump stop to keep... (more)
In Dynamics at East Siberia - An eastbound stack train rolls down the 20 mile and 1800 foot elevation change from the summit at Ash Hill to the abandon Route 66 town of Amboy.
Plaster City California - Purchased by the Pacific Imperial Railway (aka PIR) the successor in interest to the Carrizo Gorge Railway, these three former CSX GP40-2's sit rotting away in the... (more)
Pano at 97 - A panorama view of the road bed looking eastward from Mile Post 97.
FNM 3194 - EMD SD40-2 #3194 of the Ferrocarril Nacionales de Mexico sits on a side track in El Centro California.
On the Ground at Dubbers - The first of a set of five (5) former Chicago Northwestern (CNW) commuter cars that were acquired by Chicago Metra (METX) and later sold as surplus lies derailed ... (more)
East of Dubbers Spur - Looking east towards the gorge, the main line of the Desert Line enters Tunnel #5 just around the corner a head.
Goat Canyon trestle is is seven (7) track miles aw... (more)
East Approach to Tunnel 5 - Looking towards the gorge from the east side of Tunnel #5, the first of the Carrizo Gorge tunnels.
Goat Canyon trestle is is seven (7) track miles away and ... (more)
Hobo Fire Ring - Seats from one of the of the former Chicago Northwestern (CNW) commuter cars in the background on Dubbers Spur lie on the ground around a fire pit apparently used by some o... (more)
The Yard at Jacumba - A pair of former Spirit of Washington EMD F7A units that were run in the Seattle area by a dinner train outfit sit nose to nose rusting away on the house track in the ... (more)
Tunnel Maintenance Car - A former Southern Pacific flatcar #543960 was converted to maintenance the many tunnels on the Carrizo Gorge Railway.
SP 543960 still has friction bearings and ... (more)
The End of Dubbers Spur - The end of a set of five (5) former Chicago Northwestern (CNW) commuter cars that were acquired by Chicago Metra (METX) and later sold as surplus sit with an old S... (more)
Tunnel 5 - Westbound Approach - Looking through Tunnel #5, a group of about 15 hikers rest in the shade on a warm March day in the gorge. Tunnel #5, like Tunnel #21 is the first of the gor... (more)
Trestle Past MP 97 - After rolling through Tunnel #5, the track is now in the Carrizo Gorge and this is the view looking eastward at MP 97.
Goat Canyon trestle is is six (6) track miles ... (more)
Picked Switch (Derailment) at MP 96 - The first of a set of five (5) former Chicago Northwestern (CNW) commuter cars that were acquired by Chicago Metra (METX) and later sold as surplus lie... (more)