The morning sun begins to peak over the horizon and illuminate the steel rails at Angell, Arizona along BNSF Seligman Subdivision. In the distance, the headlights of the BNSF 5294 can be seen batt... (more)
From the top of one of hills surrounding the Valentine community, a hot Chicago, IL to San Bernardino, CA intermodal train races westward towards Needles, CA for a new crew.
After holding in the siding at Valentine for the Z LACCHI7 (UPS train for Chicago), an auto train bound for El Paso, TX begins the charge through Crozier Canyon on a late winter evening.
With the smell of smoke exiting our chimney fills the air, I set up in our front yard for an eastbound train; wherever it may be. The temperature was hovering around 45 degrees that night, so I sa... (more)
One of BNSF's new ES44C4s leads a westbound Z-train through "downtown" Valentine as the three unit hustle a short string of high priority cargo towards North Bay, Calif.
BNSF 7532 leads the hot Willow Springs to North Bay Z through Valentine where it is crossing over to run around a slow moving Military train.
Late afternoon finds a westbound Military train exiting Crozier Canyon near Valentine.
Four GE's haul a Watson, CA bound unit ethanol train west at West Valentine on a crisp winter day.
Fresh snow covers the desert landscape in Valentine, Arizona as a heavy 10,000 foot long stack train prepares to stop to let a high priority train over take it on a chilly December morning.
Three General Electric Evolution series locomotives work hard to hold back a massive loaded grain train as it exits the west end of Crozier Canyon and crosses over Truxton Creek.
While waiting in the siding of Valentine, an eastbound Barstow, CA - Teague, TX manifest over takes a Barstow, CA - Belen, NM manifest on a clear night in the northern Arizona region.
A westbound snaking through very quiet Crozier Canyon.
With the sounds of dynamic breaks howling, a heavy westbound manifest slowly exits Crozier Canyon, passing between the Music Mountain Range and a local Valentine resident's property.
Snow flurries continue to fall on a cold December morning in northern Arizona as a hot Z-train bound for San Bernardino, CA slowly exists Crozier Canyon.
A snow storm has hit the northwestern region of Arizona during the early morning of December 14. Here, a westbound CSX interchanged stack train slowly makes its way out of Crozier Canyon on main t... (more)