The San Joaquin Starlight returns....
The eastbound (southbound) Coast Starlight glides into Caliente behind P42 #113. The detour of AMT 11 (12) was brought about by track work on the northern en... (more)
Heavily laden with lumber loads from the Pacific Northwest UP 5371 drags the eastbound QRVWCB out of the Caliente creek narrows and into Caliente, with the power near MP 335. A spring storm is in ... (more)
Hot Pulga nights.
Well it wasn't actually so warm outside but the railroad action was hot in the Feather River canyon as the last few days of the Donner detours unfolded in the canyon. UP 7494... (more)
The sounds and echoes of a heavy westbound grain train reverberate throughout Clear Creek Canyon on a warm summers day in the Tehachapi mountains. This short stretch of the Mojave Subdivision betw... (more)
That's no model railroad... its just Tehachapi. It's doubtful that many of the motorists driving up or down the paralleling 58 freeway, partially hidden in the foreground, truly grasp the awesome ... (more)