A southbound ethanol train rounds the curve at Monolith as the morning sun greets the crew as they were already 7 hours on duty.
With a new crew on duty, a North Platte, NE to TG Soda, WY manifest departs out of Cheyenne as a BNSF coal train departs as well with a new crew.
A UP military movement challenges the grade of Tehachapi Pass as it rounds the curve at Caliente.
A pair of AC4400's struggle to pull a heavy loaded coal train over the many hills on the Orin Subdivision on a hot dry July evening.
A southbound (eastbound) loaded UP coal train shows some heritage with a patch Southern Pacific and Chicago North Western units as they shove this 120 car coal bucket out of the basin pass Logan H... (more)
A hot Z9 races out of the state of Washington into Idaho on a summers evening with a unique consist consisting of a BNSF H2, H1, a CSX SD70MAC and a CN Dash-9.
An ES44AC pull a Lathrop, CA to LATC, Los Angeles, CA Z train up to Tunnel 9 on the Tehachapi Loop on as the sun shines down on the pass.
An Everett, WA to Barstow, CA high priority manifest glides down from Summit through Cameron to Mojave. This is a sigh or relief for the GE motors since the last 2 hours they have spent it in notc... (more)
A westbound loaded grain shuttle glides down the Arizona Divide at Seligman. Soon, it'll work up another hill to Peach Springs as that will be a night trip, since the sun is setting on a warm Spri... (more)
A Wild Ride! Chasing the PRS special was a wild ride, especially on the way to Cliff. My friend and drove the back roads of Tehachapi and just after it rains, it's a slip and slide all th... (more)
A Herzog ballast train rolls into Winslow as the evening sun sets for a new crew to take the trip to Gallup, NM.
This was my first time riding the Railrunner and it was a blast! I rode the train from Albuquerque to Belen and back. This is from our northbound trip from the cab car. This photo was taken ou... (more)
An EMD SD70ACe leads a Global 4, IL to Oakland, CA intermodal train down Donner Pass through Donner Pass on a warm summer day in the high Sierra Mountains.
A down hill empty ethanol train glides down Donner Pass pass Boca.
A westbound H SLABAR slowly moves into Barstow Yard as the "golden hour" starts to kick in.