A eastbound freight makes its way into Flagstaff
UP 2691 leads a Tacoma, WA bound stack train out of Benson, AZ
Amtrak 515 507 round the curve at Cosnino near the famous Route 66 town of Winona. I was always a fan of the paint job the 500's were delivered with. Railfan's liked to call them Cutter's (for res... (more)
A high priority Z-train for Memphis, TN makes its way through the Coconino Forest in Flagstaff, Ariz. after a brief snow storm that dusted the mountain with a couple of inches of snow. Taken on th... (more)
GCRY 239 departs the station in Williams, AZ with a train bound for the Grand Canyon.
AZRC's interchange train to BNSF was approaching the exchange point at Castle Hot Springs using BNSF's Phoenix Sub just after sunrise.
The DPU on a westbound UP Wind Tower train was dutifully pushing away around the big curve east of Kinter siding.
UP 7434 leads 111 loads of intermodal containers through the tight curves in Cienaga Creek
One of four shuttle trains a day carrying copper ore from the huge Ray Mine to Hayden smelter was only a couple miles into it's run to the dumper at Hayden approaching Ray Jct
AZRC Castle Hot Springs to Cadiz train 708 was passing through the Hassayampa River preserve on BNSF trackage rights enroute back to AZRC rails after exchanging trains with a BNSF local out of Pho... (more)
Amtrak Sunset Limited flying through Cochise, AZ
Late in the day, a UP manifest heads west past the Wellton cross-overs.
As the sun climbs high into the sky, an eastbound UP freight negotiates the sweeping curves at Dome.
With the Dome Mountains in the background, DPU motors shove an intermodal past the cantilever signals at Wellton Arizona on a very quiet morning on this portion of the Sunset Line.
UP 5985 west rounds one of the many curves around the mountains in the Sonoran Desert just west of Shawmut Arizona on the former SP.