Unlike other railroad routes along the United States, the BNSF's Southern Transcon does not get much variety in power. Whenever power that is not a BNSF GE locomotive makes into the state of Arizo... (more)
We'll get there eventually...A ten hour late Amtrak Southwest Chief makes a daylight appearance in Crozier Canyon as it snakes along the canyon walls with the help of two BNSF locomotives. ... (more)
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)
The late evening sunlight shines through the exhaust smoke produce by four GE locomotives as they hustle through Hackberry, Ariz. with high priority intermodal cargo for Texas.
A westbound military train leads the fleet of westbounds towards Kingman on a windy spring evening as work gangs release their track and time on the stretch of rail between Valentine and Kingman a... (more)
Three of BNSF' finest locomotives roar with life as they tackle to steep 1.4 percent grade through Crozier Canyon during a late spring morning. Originally named Truxton Canyon, the canyon was rena... (more)
The morning sun begins to rise on a cool May morning in Northern Arizona as two intermodal train meet between Crozier and Truxton on the busy BNSF Transcon.
A BNSF SD70ACe, with CSX pool power, leads a westbound military train through Kingman Canyon on a warm May afternoon. A few miles down the line, the crew of this westbound train will soon get a ne... (more)
Mother nature puts on a show with an outstanding sunset along the western portion of the BNSF Seligman Subdivision as four BNSF locomotives pull a Los Angeles to Chicago Z train through Hackberry.
As snow continues to fall from the storm that formed over the Hualapai Indian reservation the night before, a hot Z6 from San Bernardino rumbles up the grade of Yampai Hill as it is less than a mi... (more)
Burn, Baby, Burn! BNSF 7903 blew its turbo during its eastbound trip on the Z LACCHI7 20L (high priority intermodal from Los Angeles, CA to Chicago, IL). Kingman Fire Department met up with... (more)
With a foot of fresh snow on the ground from an El Niño storm, a westbound high priority intermodal rolls through Maine during the blue hour.
The morning light greats a hot Z8 for Willow Springs, IL as it waste no time charging up the Arizona Divide while knocking down the signal at Crookton.
A pair of BNSF GE pumpkins split through the cut at Hackberry on their westward journey to the ports in Oakland, CA on a pleasant March afternoon.
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)