Whatever it takes. In the early 1960s, construction began on the Oroville Dam. Once the dam was completed, the resulting reservoir flooded the Western Pacific mainline east of Oroville. A new rout... (more)
BNSF 3771 leads eastbound oil train at daybreak near James Ca.
Westbound and down.
As the long shadows before sunset eat up the contours of the Sierra Nevada Foothills, an eastbound UP manifest headed for North Platte, NE, emerges from the deep cut just west of James. In a few m... (more)
BNSF 4805 runs around it's train at James Siding. The trains conductor is riding the last unit.
Former L&N EMD SD40-2 now CSX SD40-3 4055 backs down James Siding to pick up train for eastbound trip through Feather River Canyon.
Westbound UP potash train rounds the horseshoe curve at James Ca.
Union Pacific work train approaches James Ca.
Westbound UP coal train stopped for inspection at James Ca.
Westbound BNSF freight descends horseshoe curve at James.
Early morning Feather River Canyon bound.
DPU 8243 pushes westbound UP freight through James Ca.