The northbound Lathrop moves along up the pass with approaches as it fallows a northbound BNSF Z train to Bakersfield.
The old heart of the Santa Fe still beats on the Mojave Sub as BNSF 641 (ex Santa Fe 641) passes a pair of old target signals at the west end of Sanborn siding. Sadly the old targets will meet the... (more)
Santa Fe SD45-2 #5837, merger colors F45 #5954 and SF30C #9533 with SD-45 #5312 westbound.
Leaving the Tehachapi mountains behind, a trio of 'gull-wing' DASH-9's leads a BNSF intermodal under the old Southern Pacific signal bridge at milepost 377; a relatively easy sprint across the Moj... (more)
Southbound at Mile 385
Passing under the signal bridge at MP 377, this southbound is decending the grade towards Mojave.
Early morning north of Mojave finds this southbound with 2 CN units decends the grade into town.
The "Brooklyn", UP's hot shot Z from Portland to Los Angeles rolls down the eastern slope of the Tehachapi's near MP 375.7. The ZBRLC 28 will have a slightly longer day then normal as it has to de... (more)
BNSF 4329 drops down into Mojave with the B NBYSBD4 29A. The train is just north of the yard, near MP 380.
UMAX on the move! UP 4813 drops the IPDCIR 28 down the eastern slope of the Tehachapi's and into the Mojave desert. The solid train of brand new UMAX containers is near MP 375.7 on the Mojave Sub.
A eastbound stack train drops down the eastern slope of the Mojave Sub near MP 375.7 near Warren.
With a 2009 production ES44C4 #6609 on the point, the ZFRSCHI passes through Warren on its way down the hill.
BNSF 773 leads an empty unit coal train through the cross-overs at the South Mojave Jct. The front ends of a pair of UP EMDs can be seen to the left of the 773 east.
The southbound PRS special head through Mojave, CA as fellow RP member, Tyler Brett, has his head out of the first car and as the brakeman gives a big wave.
KCS 4034 guides its trains through the South Mojave cross-overs and will soon begin its sprint across the high desert to Barstow and points east.