Union Pacific 7600 leading a EB autorack along the Lordsbug Subdivision MP 1018
Near sunset, three warbonnets, the one in the lead a brand-new GE C40-W, haul a hot eastbound pig train up the steep incline at West Perrin, AZ.
In the late 1950s, the ATSF railway created a new line between Seligman and Williams, AZ to reduce the steepness of the grade from a 4% grade to 1%. While constructing the new line, workers had to... (more)
With a very colorful consist on the point, BNSF's Richmond-Clovis Q train climbs through Kingman Canyon and over a classic ATSF bridge. BNSF 6531, BNSF 734, KCS 4036 and BNSF 6352 provide the powe... (more)
East of Flagstaff on the Transcon.
Returning light power from their eastern interchange with the BNSF at Castle Hot Springs, Arizona & California power, this day including a pair of RCPE SD40-2s (6434 and 6414) sandwiching a exSP S... (more)
At sunset, a rainbow of power climbs the 1.0 percent at Shawmut with an eastbound UP stack train. In the background are the rugged and snake-filled Maricopa Mountains.
UP SD70ACe 8829 leads a Los Angeles, CA-New Orleans, LA Z train east on the Gila Sub, passing under a classic SP cantilever. The train will be handed off to the CSXT in New Orleans for the remaind... (more)
BNSF 4239 leads a Galesburg, IL bound manifest through historical downtown Kingman, AZ.
One of BNSF's Tier 3 credit units leads an Alliance, TX - Los Angeles Harbor, CA stack train over the Colorado River and into California at Topock.
Heading west through Kingman Canyon, BNSF 8177 leads a stack train towards LA.
BNSF C44-9W 4975 leads an eastbound stack train through Kingman Canyon.
A heavy LA Harbor-Chicago Logistics Park stack train heads trough Kingman with BNSF 4975 on the point.
BNSF 7985 leads an Alliance-San Bernardino Z train through Kingman Canyon.
Thunder Mountain Railroading...Afternoon thunderstorms have rolled into northern Arizona's high country, providing for dark and threatening clouds. Along with the sounds of distant thunder,... (more)