The early morning sun greets Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief as it sails across the floor of the Antelope Valley just shy of entering Lancaster, CA. This is the second of three detours of the S... (more)
UP 6470 rolls through a sag as it leaves Lancaster, Kansas in the dust. The train is bound for Marysville, Kansas but at the moment is ticking off the miles on the ex. Missouri Pacific Falls City ... (more)
UP 7400 races along the Mojave Sub with the SBKWC 12 in tow, the special includes an SSW bulkhead flatcar & CCT bay window caboose #100. The special left Bakersfield early in the morning & is boun... (more)
A quartet of GE's with an Eastbound smoke it up at sunset.
A work train led by UP 9714 sits in the hole...where it belongs. At least this homely locomotive was matched with an equally homely train. The crew had the courtesy to turn the running lights on... (more)
The effects of Southern California's recent storms can surely be seen in the form of mini-lake Lancaster in the foreground as well as the snow capped Tehachapi mountains, all the while UP 4639 bas... (more)
SP 9721 east flys over Lancaster Blvd. with a train made up of mostly Golden West Service box cars.