Metra Cars on Dubbers Spur - After a short hike across the hill from Jacumba Road, the line of five former Chicago Metra cars come into view on Dubbers Spur.
The track on the left is t... (more)
Heading West at Niland Junction - A mixed merchandise train moves off the Calexico Subdivision and enters the Yuma Subdivision for the westbound trip to the yard at West Colton California.
Early morning westbound BNSF freight.
KCSM 4534 shoves this eastbound as it nears Beaumont.
A very nice catch this afternoon, as KCSM 4534 shoves train ITIDI up Beaumont Hill.
I stopped by the Union Pacific West Colton yard after my evening class to take a look. The departure yard was pretty empty with BNSF 7754 on point for the interchange train that runs back and for... (more)
Union Pacific train LOA31R (a local headed from Anaheim to Santa Ana) exercises trackage rights on the Metrolink-owned line through Orange, California, on February 25th, 2015. The train consists o... (more)
With the vast expanse of the Mojave Desert in the background and a modern, unsightly, but productive eyesore in the foreground, an eastbound BNSF intermodal train negotiates the reverse curves at ... (more)
The El Segundo prepares to shove a long string of grain hoppers down the Cereal Processors Spur in South Central LA, with the Los Angeles City Hall tower visible off in the distance.
On a glorious late winter day in the Kern County mountains, an eastbound BNSF stack train takes on the grueling, and very evident, 2.52% ruling grade between Caliente and Bealville on Tehachapi Pa... (more)
The Blue Streak Service Atlanta begins its journey east from LATC at exactly the scheduled 9AM on the dot, with two UP units and two NS units.
More auto rack from Milpitas change crews in slo.
An Amtrak Surfliner shoves at speed towards the doomed 6th Street Bridge.