Westbound intermodal crosses the vastness of the Mojave Desert at Ludlow.
WB intermodal in the late afternoon sunlight.
Watching after three eastbound trains in 105F strong sunlight, I was more than happy to catch a westbound train snaking around the corners down to Ludlow.
BNSF 7686 drops down into Ludlow with double stacks in tow.
An east bound H train approaches Ludlow at sunset.
GMRC 264 passing the Ludlow station at 17:35 with GMTX 3105, GMRC 304, VTR 307, CLP 306, VTR 310 and 39 cars.
The sun is just about to duck behind the hills of Ludlow as a westbound stack train passes by.
Just passing the town of Ludlow, BNSF 7600 races westbound toward Barstow.
Standing ontop of a hill in 43 mile an hour winds I was able to capture 3 trains passing in this exposure. The first was a westbound stack train followed by an eastbound stack. Finally the Southwe... (more)
Glint shot in Mojave desert.
BNSF 5482 leads an eastbound intermodal train up the grade approaching Ludlow as it meets BNSF 7755 heading westbound on the Needles sub.
A hi-priority manifest train bound for Barstow, navigates the curves outside of Ludlow, CA on its way west in the morning.
As the shadow of Mt. Ludlow encroaches toward the mainline, a westbound BNSF Z train makes its way through town on a late afternoon in the Mojave Desert.