If I told you I spent Saturday night with strobe lights, steam effects, and a turntable you probably wouldn't be thinking of the Amtrak yard in Los Angeles. This shot of 3751 was taken during Ste... (more)
This westbound stack train was one of many on a busy MLK weekend.
BNSF stack train descending Cajon Pass on main 2 in the midst of a "Godzilla" El Nino winter in California.
BNSF general freight makes its way through the ever so briefly green Tehachapi pass.
Union Pacific freight crosses over at Frost. Not sure how this spot got its name, since this is the middle of winter and clearly no frost to be found.
Interior of the colorful dome at the Cincinnati Union Terminal. This terminal still gets an occasional Amtrak train, but also houses a couple of fine museums and the Cincinnati Railroad Club, whi... (more)
Manifest climbs out of the San Joaquin Valley into the Tehachapis.
Ethanol train squeezes through the Mojave Narrows area.
Big Boy steam locomotive being moved to Cheyenne, WY through Cajon Pass and paced by a video crew in a hi-rail truck
ATSF 3751 backs out of LAUPT after a run from San Bernardino.
Westbound stack train passes through old mining town of Ivanpah,CA just after leaving Nevada.
Eastbound stack train climbing through Silverwood towards the summit of Cajon Pass.
Westbound stack train cruising down into Kelso, CA
Eastbound train rounding the curve just before Summit.
Head end of a long coal train parked outside Mojave, CA. Red lights lending a Christmas aura to the scene are from the wind turbines that surround the area. There are hundreds, and the lights al... (more)