The old heart of the Santa Fe still beats on the Mojave Sub as BNSF 641 (ex Santa Fe 641) passes a pair of old target signals at the west end of Sanborn siding. Sadly the old targets will meet the... (more)
A trio of EMDs glide along the curves near Monolith with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus train in tow. The Circus has just finished up in Arizona and is on its way to Fresno, CA.
UP 3111 still earns its keep as it works the west end of the West Colton yard with a local. The well worn SD40-2 is working with an SD38-2 #Y824.
Welcome to California UP 1996. The Southern Pacific heritage ACe has just crossed the Colorado river as it rolls through the California side of Yuma. The 6 car special is on its way to Portland, O... (more)
The "Brooklyn", UP's hot shot Z from Portland to Los Angeles rolls down the eastern slope of the Tehachapi's near MP 375.7. The ZBRLC 28 will have a slightly longer day then normal as it has to de... (more)
BNSF 4329 drops down into Mojave with the B NBYSBD4 29A. The train is just north of the yard, near MP 380.
UMAX on the move! UP 4813 drops the IPDCIR 28 down the eastern slope of the Tehachapi's and into the Mojave desert. The solid train of brand new UMAX containers is near MP 375.7 on the Mojave Sub.
UP 1996 prepares for the tough climb ahead as it passes through "downtown" Caliente. Soon the Espee heritage unit & the 5 trailing GEs (3 DPUs) will be dragging the 500 + axels of the QRVWCB up th... (more)
Welcome home 1996. UP 1996 sporting the Southern Pacific's famed daylight colors, battles up the western slope of the Tehachapi's. Soon the 1996 will enter Tunnel 5, while its rear end is still em... (more)
Former Santa Fe 4-8-4 3751 takes a well deserved rest after returning to LA from the 2011 San Bernardino railroad days event. Much like a movie star is surrounded by the paparazzi, soon after arri... (more)
With the modern San Diego skyline of tall buildings and palm trees behind it, 1927 vintage Baldwin 4-8-4 AT&SF 3751 perpares to back its train to the Miramar wye where it will be turned for the re... (more)
A eastbound stack train drops down the eastern slope of the Mojave Sub near MP 375.7 near Warren.
With a 2009 production ES44C4 #6609 on the point, the ZFRSCHI passes through Warren on its way down the hill.
Amtrak 161 leads train #11 (13) out of Tunnel 5 and up the Tehachapi's at Cliff.
BNSF 7716 strugles up the 2.24% grade between Cliff and Rowen with an eastbound manifest.