A coal load sits in the siding at Ansel, south of Mojave with UP 6729, ex CNW 8827 still in full Operation Lifesaver, waits for a crew to take it north to Searles to be interchanged with the Trona... (more)
With the Tehachapi Mountains behind the last detouring Coast Starlight, for the time being...Train #11 races south along the Mojave Sub just minutes before sunset as it nears Ansel.
A newer (2012 build) Union Pacific SD70ACe (better than the ratty ones I see quite a bit on the Coast Line), numbered 8773, leads the ABESPX-15 past a waiting train in the siding at Ansel on Union... (more)
Union Pacific's oil train passes a Joshua tree at M.P. 388 at Ansel California, on March 7, 2001.
An extra West Colton, CA to Roseville, CA manifest waits in the hole at Ansel. A southbound manifest is approaching the siding with the sun already behind the mountains leaving an impressive impri... (more)
A West Colton to Roseville manifest holds the siding at Ansel to let a southbound monster manifest by with the moon shinning down.
Loaded hoppers from Trona to Long Beach head South near Ansel on UP's Mojave Sub.
UP's Brooklyn, Or to Los Angeles intermodal speeds along the Mojave Sub near Ansel.
The Fresno leaves Mojave for the run across the Antelope Yalley as it nears Ansel on the Mojave Sub.
A late afternoon in January of 2007 finds a Southbound baretable in the siding at Ansel on the Mojave Sub.
Late afternoon finds UP's Lathrop to Los Angeles intermodal racing across the high desert south of Mojave at Ansel.
Potash loads begin there journey to Long Beach as they cross the Mojave Desert at Ansel.
A UP special heads South towards Los Angeles as it passes Ansel Siding on the Mojave Sub.
Two General Electric ACs slowly begin their shove on a unit coal train out of the siding at Ansel.
In the last few minutes of daylight, a Trona bound unit coal train gets underway after being tied down in the siding at Ansel, just south of Mojave. In several miles this train will leave the Moj... (more)