A westbound BNSF Z train has just passed through Siberia,CA, and is now wrapped around the big curve on main 1 to continue the climb up to Ash Hill at Klondike,CA 3/6/11
BNSF 7699 has a clear signal to proceed east at West Daggett just after sunrise on 3/5/11.
BNSF 7200 east starts its assault of Ash Hill shortly after departing Ludlow,CA 3/5/11
Red at night, railfans' delight. An incredible sunset provided a spectacular end to an incredible day spent by a group of Northwesterners on BNSF's Needles Sub on February 25th. This was ... (more)
Photographers capture a Q train as it moves eastbound through the cut at Ash Hill
As seen from the Arrowhead Jct crossing, thin high clouds filter out the sun near sunset as the Z-LACNYC9-25A heads east towards Ibis,CA. 2/25/12
At last sunlight a westbound with military cargo passes through Ibis, CA.
A tumbleweed rests next to the Route 66 sign on Route 66 as a Barstow,CA-Lubbock,TX manifest passes by East Siberia,CA 2/25/12.
A heavy high priority manifest from Kansas City,KS to Barstow,CA climbs Ash Hill on Main 1 west of Siberia,CA 2/25/12.
Code line is still present as a 10,000 foot Q-SBDCHI6-25K crests Ash Hill on its journey east on the BNSF Needles Subdivision.
The Z-LACCHI7-25A negotiates the curves west of Ludlow,CA on this sunny and warm February morning in the Mojave Desert.
The sun has just risen as the BNSF 7267 east, the Q-LACMEM6-25A is meeting the BNSF 6902 west, the S-LPCSCO2-22K, at West Daggett control point.
Seen here passing one of the more memorable railroad structures in California, the former Santa Fe Depot and Casa del Desierto Harvey House. Its hard to imagine there was a point in time that tin... (more)
A westbound stack train heads for the crossing at Dagget after meting an eastbound Z-train.
A westbound stack train makes its way around a curve to go over the bridge at MP 671.0.