The Cadiz Local streaks through the Mojave Desert.
The Cadiz Local begins its trip eastward to the Arizona & California interchange behind five ex-Santa Fe four axle GEs. It's amazing to think just a couple decades ago these were assigned to the h... (more)
BNSF's Clinton to Galesburg manifest splits the block signals at MP 42.3 between Barstow and Colona. This is the approach signal to ESS Barstow.
After meeting a northbound empty coal train, the Buck Local led by two B40-8Ws leave the city of Boulder, CO as they trundle along with boxcars, centerbeams, and a caboose.
It's a good day when you see a Warbonnet - it's a great day when you see the Warbonnet twins BNSF 520 and 521 (Dash8-40BW's) teaming up.
The Cadiz Local nears the end of its journey as it tears through TROY interlocking east of Newberry Springs. Recent rains provided a rare pool of water. to the left of the right of way.
The Buck Local led by two Warbonnet B40-8W's completes their run from Lyons after picking up 27 cars from the CEMEX Cement Plant. The train is passing the Time-Call Spur, which at one time was par... (more)
It's almost the end of October and plenty of the Fall Colors can still be seen in most areas through out the Colorado Front Range. Here, BNSF B40-8W's no's. 520 and 521 shove loaded coal hoppers a... (more)
A pair of B40-8W's sandwich a GP60B on the 427 local making a run from Barstow, IL to Rock Island and return.
Westbound Barstow/Thompson Local readies to leave Joslin,IL. with another westbound waiting behind on a busy little sub-division.
A pair of B40-8W's sandwich a GP60B on the 427 job.
Re-numbered BNSF 560 @ Barstow. Photo taken with permission with full PPE.
Rolling fast across the vast stretch of the Mojave, an eastbound double stack appears on the double tracked "transcon." (View 2)
Rolling fast across the vast stretch of the Mojave, an eastbound double stack appears on the double tracked "transcon." (View 1)
Two BNSF Warbonnet B40-8W's sit in front of the former Butterball plant in Longmont, being demolished for a future housing development.