Eastbound scrap metal train in Feather River Canyon.
It amazes me at the audacity of many railroad companies in this country years ago to go through almost impenetrable terrain. A great example is the Western Pacific, which was completed into Califo... (more)
Westbound BNSF freight on Rock Creek Trestle.
Early morning westbound auto rack train.
A late afternoon drag freight out of Oroville, CA is bound for the High Line to Klamath Falls. Here, it coils around the curves near the bottom of the Feather River Canyon--the route it will follo... (more)
Eastbound BNSF 5312 rolls on to Rock Creek Trestle in Feather River Canyon.
A pair of warbonnets exit the natural cut tunnel east of Belden, California as they guide a BNSF manifest through the treacherous Feather River Canyon.
A loaded crude oil train from the Bakken Fields of North Dakota traverses the Feather River Route as it winds its way through Poe, California. A warbonnet and executive mac are working hard on the... (more)
Shadows roll back for UP 7378.
The calm piece of another summer day in the Feather River Canyon is broken by a familiar yet almost forgotten pulse of a EMD 567 series prime mover and the colors of the fallen Western Pacific rai... (more)
Westbound UP freight descends horseshoe curve at James.
BNSF 728 and 9717 work hard as they serve as the rear DPUs of a crude oil train in the Feather River Canyon. Here at the Honeymoon Tunnels, the Bakken Crude Oil rolls precariously close to the wat... (more)
Ex- SP 6329 passes under Highway 70 heading west.