Late afternoon at Goffs finds a long Belen to Barstow freight with a nice mix of power lead by brand new 3779.
A hot westbound Z races through Essex in the late afternoon from the National trails hwy overpass.
A westbound HKCKBAR races through Goffs with a GECX demo unit 3rd out, as usual in the trailing position.
BNSF 6527 leads 2 older CSXT units on a westbound military train as it eases out of the siding at Amboy and throttles up for the climb to Ash Hill.
BNSF 3786 west works through Klinefelter on it's way up out of the Colorado Valley late in the evening.
EMD power leads this eastbound stack train as it nears Ash Hill on the Needles Sub.
Late evening at Ibis with brand new 3786 west in screaming low light!
Late afternoon finds a westbound Q train tackling the stiff grade to the Summit at Goffs with a newer tier3 credit 4200 series GE leading at Bannock.
Two GE motors work hard up the grade of Goffs Hill as they snake through Java with a heavy Chicago to Los Angeles Q train.
Two BNSF trains meet at track speed at Lavic in California’s Mojave Desert on March 15, 2005.
The hot Willow Springs, IL to North Bay, CA Z-train ( Z WSPNBY9 01L), races down Goffs Hill near Essex as the head end of the Z LACNYC9 can be seen chugging along in the top left of the frame.
A eastbound empty BNSF grain train heads east along the Needles Sub with a CSX Tier4 second out.
BNSF Tier4 3910 leads a westbound manifest down off Ash Hill on the Needles Sub.
UP 8114 leads a westbound detour along BNSF's Needles Subdivision at Essex. An eastbound can be seen in the distance as it nears Fenner.
GECX 2038 brings up the rear of this eastbound BNSF stack train as it races across the Mojave Desert at Essex.