One of BNSF's newly rebuilt SD70MAC, now SD70MACe, leads a heavy 101 loaded car grain for Central California as it races out of Crozier Canyon near Valentine. These new SD70MACes have been fitted ... (more)
Look down from one of many hills surrounding the Valentine, Arizona area, five General Electric locomotives hot-foot it across the desert landscape on a New York bound UPS train before slowing dow... (more)
Northwestern Pacific Railroad's new MP15DC is on it's way to be delivered to them. It is trailing on BNSF's KCKBAR manifest after being rebuilt at Mid America Car & Locomotive shop in Kansas City.... (more)
On a warm summer afternoon in Arizona's high desert, one of BNSF's 12,000 foot-long stack trains emerges out of Crozier Canyon as it slowly descends down Yampai Hill. These 12K train run from Logi... (more)
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.