The first revenue run of the X Wine train. The private cars for the X Wine Train are tacked onto a regular Surfliner. The Wine Train passengers ride from LAUPT to Santa Barbara to visit wineries. ... (more)
A Union Pacific Refrigerated Express highballs through Boca, east of Truckee on a beautiful winter day The Little Truckee River comes out of the tunnel and meets The Truckee River which continues ... (more)
On a very cold morning eastbound Union Pacific Z, stacks and TOFC, rolls downhill through Boca to Reno.
A Union Pacific Flanger works through Soda Springs. A nice weather window to get some track grooming done before the snows hit again.
An eastbound Grainer moves through Hirshdale and enter the Truckee River Canyon to roll downhill to Reno.
A coal load moves through Truckee on a cloud lees winter day. Snow clearing equipment in the yard take a breather as it waits for the next storm to arrive.
At 5200 feet the snow is melting after four days of sun. The Sierra Scenic Tour Train rolls through Emigrant Gap on its way back to the Bay area from Reno.
A Union Pacific Z intermodal ducks under the Signal Bridge at Yuba Gap during a early evening snow shower.
After several Cancelations due to weather on Donner pass this winter, the first Sierra Scenic train and the First Reno Fun Train make their first runs from the bay area to Reno and back. Heritage ... (more)
The sun is setting on a long day as the crew ties down the power on a Union Pacific Officers Special.
The private Car Montana built as a Tap Lounge for light dining and bar service on the 1947 Sreamlined Olympian Hiawatha, brings up the markers on No.14 the Coast Starlight.
Not far from the summit at Tehachapi, a BNSF unit grainer climbing southbound, meets a northbound BNSF Z with stacks and TOFC drifting downhill.
A Herzog work train is delivered to Ventura Ca. to help with the clean up of the many mud flows as a result of heavy rains on the Santa Barbara Sub.
A BNSF grainer rolls around the horseshoe curve at Caliente and is about tackle the 2% grade to the summit at Tehachapi.