Southern Pacific 5472, an EMD SD9, rests in Brightside Yard at the Niles Canyon Railway.
In The Shadow [Plate 500] - With the Old Women Mountains for the back drop, a westbound fast pig train crests the Cadiz grade out of the Fenner Valley and starts the decent into Amboy Calif... (more)
The FXE trio waits in Pedley for room to set the train in Mira Loma.
The Southbound Starlight heads into Edna Valley.
The Santa Clara River Valley Railroad Historical Society presented Rail fair 2015 in conjunction with the Fillmore and Western Railroad. Amid ongoing legal problems with Ventura County and a cance... (more)
Brand new ACS-64 AMTK 643, sits on display in the roundhouse area of the California State Railroad Museum
UP 8319 is the DPU on this UP manifest train that has just departed El Centro Ca on its way to Colton Ca on the UP Calexico Sub. At Niland the train will join the Yuma Sub.
Under the Beast - A westbound stack train crests the Cadiz grade out of the Fenner Valley and starts the decent into Amboy California.
West Switch for the National Chloride Lead at Amboy California - An eastbound auto train crosses the west switch for the International Chloride lead off the Needles Subdivision at West Ambo... (more)
Auto racks head to the coast! The 5th unit out is BCOL 4618, now adorning CN colors.
Another 70 car empty autorack leaves San Luis Obispo in the afternoon. This train had some extra power already out of Milpitas but picked up two other units in SLO that came up on another repositi... (more)
Robert Dollar Co. #3, an Alco 2-6-2T, prepares for the day's steam operation at the Niles Canyon Railway.
Chicago to Los Angeles intermodal train 188 was descending Cajon Pass westbound led by a freshly shopped unit painted in the proposed "Shouldn't have Painted So Fast" SPSF merger paint s... (more)