A westbound Union Pacific Z train emerges from the west portal of tunnel #1 near the old station of Knapp on the western slope of Donner Pass. Tunnel #1 is one of only a few 'Harriman era' double ... (more)
As afternoon fades to evening the howl of dynamics pierce the snow cap calm on the western slope of the Sierra, within moments the source of intruding sound peaks around the curve having just pass... (more)
UP 8444 and 3985 in a ferry move to the opening of the California State Railroad Museum. A Roger Puta Photograph
This is a mid-train helper. A Roger Puta Photograph
A sunrise glint. This is one from Roger's "early morning" series. A Roger Puta Photograph
Red Locomotives and Red SignalsA westbound BNSF Railway intermodal train (consisting of single-stack containers) heads into the setting sun as it rolls through the passenger station... (more)
Over Soquel Creek and through the New Brighton woods the Polar Express does go. The rain stopped just long enough for me to catch the Polar Express on its return from the North Pole.
Helm lease power at El Centro.
BNSF 7096 leads KCS and NS power on this Eastbound general freight as it races along the Needles Sub.
The Overpass at USFS Road 3N45 - [Blue Cut Fire Series] - An eastbound stack train grinds up the hill as it approaches the grade separation with USFS Road 3N45.
Fire damage from the Blu... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph