It was a real treat to catch two Santa Fe cowl unit as the sole power of a train. SDP40Fu 5261 and F45 5956 round a big sweeping curve east of East Guam, New Mexico.
With the iconic red rock of the American Southwest looming in the background, five of BNSF's GE locomotives race down the one percent grade of the Continental Divide, near Guam, NM, as they pull t... (more)
Amtrak #3, the westbound Southwest Chief, speeds west at MP 135 near South Guam, NM on October 2, 2009.
With the beautiful red rock cliffs in the background, an eastbound with 6 units charges around the sweeping curve near South Guam on the Gallup Sub. They'll be slowing down shortly though as the ... (more)