The "4th Watson" comes off the PHL at West Thenard with some cars from Shell Oil bound for Watson Yard.
A group of families take a pause while enjoying a Veterans Day at the beach to observe the passage of BNSF Special O-SDGSDG2. This train is making a round from San Diego to Laguna Niguel on the sc... (more)
The light power from the day's loaded run from Trona up to Searles drifts back down through the beautifully muted scenery of the Spangler Hills.
Southern Pacific GP35 6316 at Colton's SP yard.
Southern Pacific GP9R 3372 and 3342 at Anaheim, California.
The mid train DPs of a heavy 12,000' stack train slowly grinds up grade of Ash Hill, near Siberia, as the hot summer sun sets in the western sky.
Dynamic brakes whine as a long train of empty hoppers snakes downgrade past the other-worldly landscape of the Searles Valley and Trona Pinnacles.
Westbound BNSF Executive Special
Smoke from more destructive wildfires raging in California can be seen being blown offshore from heavy and dry Santa Ana winds. There's the Hill fire in Ventura Ca, the Woolsey fire in Los Ange... (more)
UP 3081 leads a westbound intermodal down San Timoteo Canyon near Ordway.
Patched SSW #1011 at UP's Kaiser Yard.
SJVR GP15 #1561 at Bakersfield.