AZCR 4002 highballs west as it departs Rice after switching. Next stop will be the BNSF interchange at Cadiz.
Arizona and California's westbound road train arrives at Rice to handle some switching passing the old ATSF water tank.
UP 4611 lugs the LOF67-17 off the San Fernando Valley floor and into Santa Susana Pass as it exits Tunnel 28 and curves out of Chatsworth. Today's train includes a flatcar loaded with a pair of Jo... (more)
It’s a “Twofer”!A double-length Amtrak Pacific Surfliner (train #573), consisting of a six car train set, an F59PHI (#455), six more cars, and another F59PHI (#453). Due to ... (more)
Colorado-BoundFour-day-old Siemens SC-44 diesel-electric passenger locomotives WDTX 1402 and 1403 were found in Amtrak’s Redondo Junction engine facility in downtown Los Angeles on ... (more)
”With a Little Help from my Friends”To move Amtrak F59PHI 456 off the whiskers and back into the shop, the Redondo Junction engine facility’s employees fired up their Rail King SS42... (more)
”Right ‘Round Like a Record, Baby”Amtrak’s Redondo Junction engine facility is the former Santa Fe Redondo Junction roundhouse. While the roundhouse is gone, the turntable is still... (more)
A southbound BNSF Z, Stacks and UPS trailers, rolls around the Horseshoe curve at the community of Keene. The engines are passing the Cesar Chavez National Monument unfortunately not railfan frien... (more)
UP 8444 and 3985 going to the First CSRM Sacramento Railfair. A Roger Puta Photograph
BNSF 6735 is the DPU on an eastbound stack train headed for a crew change at Needles.
A McCloud Railway train backs toward the interchange with Union Pacific. In a year and a half, the railroad will run its last freight train. Black Butte looms in the distance.
With the passages of Amtrak 790 and 777 complete, the LOF67 takes to the coast as it exits Emma Wood State Beach (Ventura) and skirts the ocean alongside a sea of wildflowers in the background.
Skirting the Pacific Ocean as it exits Emma Wood State Beach, Amtrak 777 runs alongside another sea - a sea of blooming wildflowers - as it heads north for San Luis Obispo this afternoon.
A trio of brand new 3700 class ET44C4's lead this westbound SALTSCO at Park Moabi just east of Needles.
The McCloud Railway's Hill Job is proceeding down the tail track of the Signal Butte switchback. Once the caboose clears the switch, the train will reverse direction and begin backing toward the U... (more)