After snaking through the curves and tunnels around Caliente, BNSF 3874 leads the Modesto to Barstow manifest through the lush green fields near Tunnel 2 and North Bealville on April 13th, 2018.
In the mid afternoon sunlight, the roar of EMD and GE locomotives can be heard across the mountains as UP 8729 leads a solid boxcar train around the horseshoe curve in Caliente, CA on April 13th, ... (more)
In the evening sunlight, UP's Fresno to West Colton manifest struggles up the grade just outside of Sandcut, CA on April 14th, 2018.
As the sun sets in the west, BNSF 7668 leads a southbound stack train up the grade near Sandcut, CA on April 16th, 2018. From here, the train and its crew will enjoy a brief section of downhill tr... (more)
On a warm April morning, BNSF 7167 leads a southbound empty grain train through the famous Tehachapi Loop, an engineering marvel built to help trains climb the grade at an easier pace.
Heavy snow falls onto the ground in downtown Flagstaff as BNSF's Belen, NM to Barstow, CA manifest rolls through town on February 14th, 2018.
On a warm Saturday morning, Amtrak 502 races north along the Puget Sound near Steilacoom, WA with F59PHI #470 on point.
A quiet morning filled with the sounds of wind and water is briefly interrupted as two GE P42DCs lead Amtrak's southbound Coast Starlight along the Puget Sound near Steilacoom, WA on March 24th, 2... (more)
In the warm afternoon sunlight, a westbound BNSF Grain Train snakes through the Columbia River Gorge just west of Lyle, WA on March 17th, 2018.
There's always that one train that goes against the flow of traffic during its run to/from Portland, and this eastbound empty oil train was that one train. After already meeting four trains during... (more)
After being held in Flagstaff for an hour due to other train traffic, BNSF 744 races west through the s-curve at Bellemont, AZ leading a westbound oil train.
As the sun continues to rise over the Arizona Desert, NS 2752 and a solid Norfolk Southern consist lead the Atlanta, GA to Los Angeles, CA Z Train over the Cienega Creek Bridge in Vail, AZ on Janu... (more)
In the mid-morning sunlight, UP 8082 leads the Fort Worth, TX to West Colton, CA manifest over the Cienega Creek Bridge in Vail, AZ on January 19th, 2018.
On a snowy February afternoon, BNSF's Flagstaff Local races east through Walnut Canyon with BNSF 3189 (an ex Santa Fe GP50) on point.
On a cold winter morning, BNSF 7672 leads an eastbound Q Train through the snow covered forests in West Flagstaff, AZ on February 28th, 2018.