With four motors on the point, and two more bring up the rear, this heavy Long Beach Harbor stack train slowly battles the grade through a snowy Crozier Canyon on Feb. 18th, 2019
With the mercury sitting just above twenty degrees Fahrenheit and the wind gust feeling like needles poking any exposed skin; all that didn't matter for a few minutes as the sound of dynamic brake... (more)
A BN caboose (BN 12586) brings up the rear of an eastbound manifest through the sweeping curve of Antares. For only a couple of minutes, the sun was able to find a sucker hole through clouds to pr... (more)
An EMD motor leads the daily Tulsa, OK manifest train out of rural area of Valentine as it makes its way towards the Colorado River and the next changing point of Needles, Calif.
A lone orange GEVO pulls the notorious steel coil train across the Mojave Desert as it rounds the curve of Ludlow as it prepares to climb the grade towards Pisgah; and on into Barstow.
Four for the Price of One! Traffic is starting to backup at along the Needles Subdivision at Bolo Hill. Following right on the heals of another eastbound train, BNSF 5529 pulls a San Berna... (more)
A work train slowly makes its way out of Needles as it brings up the rear of a pack of eastbound trains through Park Moabi, Calif. to start the near 300 mile trip across the Arizona Divide.
The last rays of sunlight reflect off the side of this hot shot intermodal train as it races out of the sags near Audley along Pica Flats; west of Seligman, Ariz.
The golden hour light illuminates the cab of the BNSF 8160 as this long pool, hot shot train charges up the grade through Arrowhead Jct. Once the blind sun dips below the horizon, this crew will c... (more)
A hot Z9 train has no problem tackling the grade of Goffs Hill with its 5.3 horsepower per ton ratio as it has to notch off the throttle for the 30 MPH curve between Ibis and Arrowhead Jct on main... (more)
A juiced up intermodal train bound for Texas has no problem climbing the grade of the Colorado River valley as it begins the 293-mile trek across northern Arizona to Winslow, Ariz.
A hot shot intermodal train races down Goffs Hill, through Arrowhead Jct, as it prepares to overtake a stack train at Ibis before reaching the crew's final destination of Needles, Calif.
A slow moving intermodal train grinds up the eastern slope of Goffs Hill as the morning sun rises over the eastern Mojave Desert on a warm September morning.
The mid train DPs of a heavy 12,000' stack train slowly grinds up grade of Ash Hill, near Siberia, as the hot summer sun sets in the western sky.
Slowly grind up the grade of Ash Hill, four GE locomotives roar with life as they pull a heavy Chicago, IL to San Bernardino, CA intermodal around the 90 degree curve of Siberia where the two main... (more)