WP 2001 leads the FRE along side Pulga siding, the entire train can be seen s side the Feather River here.
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)
Soon after UP 7383 rolls off the Switch 9-Shed 10 single track portion, UP 7667 is given the green light to head down the hill, seen here at Shed 10.
Santa Fe 3751 rests at the North end of the San Diego station near CP Ash after it's SB trip.
Santa Fe 3751 leads it's SB special across a fill south of Carlsbad, CA after it's service stop at Poinsettia.
Amtrak Cascade F59PHi #466 glides along the Mojave Sub near Ansel with train #11X. This Coast Starlight set is making a deadhead move from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles after a mudslide closed th... (more)
After emerging from Tunnel 35, UP 5314 swings the KG2LT through an S curve as it drops down the Western Slope of Donner pass.
UP 7878 rolls off of Ansel hill & into Rosamond, CA with the IPDLCR 20 in tow. The IPDLCR 20 is made up of all new UMAX 53' containers.
SP 4449 now on its return trip to Portland emerges from the west portal of tunnel 5, located at MP 69 on BNSF's Fallbridge Sub.
Four BNSF GE's team to assault the grade found on Tehachapi's eastern slope with the "earthworm" in tow. The worm is running 4x3x3 this fine afternoon as the combined 44000 horsepower from the 10 ... (more)
On the shorest day of the year, Espee and C&NW heritage team up with a UP GEVO to do battle with Beaumont hill. The trio is about to pass under the Hwy 111 overpass, west of Palm Springs, CA.
Amtrak's detouring Coast Starlight works its way through the golden Tehachapi hills as it approaches the west portal of Tunnel 2. The Starlight is detouring due to bridge work on the coast line.
With the Oroville dam in the back ground, WP 2001 drops the FRE into Oroville, CA. Here WP 2001 will be cut off & will run light back to Portola, while the FRE will be lead back to Emeryville by t... (more)
UP 7709 emerges from the west portal of Tunnel 9 with the MWCFR 25, as its train passes over top of the power on the world famous Tehachapi Loop.
Brand new UP SD70ACe 8679 mustles the ILBOA up and over the Tehachapi summit. UP typically runs the ILBOA over the hill with a 1x1 consist.