The First Steps of Many.. UP 1996, the Southern Pacific Heritage unit, slowly rolls back out of the Fairplex in Pomona with UP 4014, The Big Boy. They is the first movement of the engine as... (more)
UP 1009 and HLCX 1089 sit on the yard in Yuma, AZ as they wait for their next job.
A westbound stack train bound for the Port of Long Beach charges west as the lone DPU helps shove the train over the ex-SP bridge at Betram, Ca along the Salton Sea.
You're in the Wrong Neighborhood, Pal But do come back again...A trio of NS units, one an ex- Conrail, are on the UP KAILC. With only a few minutes left of sun light, they finally made it ... (more)
An SD70ACe leads a westbound IDULB stack around the Betram area of the Salton Sea on a pleasant winter evening.
As the sunsets over the Yuma Subdivision at Winterhaven, the UP 7392, and it's KLBDU 18, charges east to Yuma for a new crew.
UP 7527 West leads a Long Beach bound stack train across the Yuma Subdivision as my father sits inside my 1976 Chevy C20 Silverado.
A Marion, AR to Long Beach (ICTF), CA stack train follows the coast of the Salton Sea more than -150 feet below sea level.
The El Centro, CA to West Colton, CA manifest rolls west along highway 111 at Rogoza.
The DPU of a westbound Z train shoves west into the sunset along the Salton Sea.
After having mechanical problems and the crew DOL, the crew van finally shows up to re crew this West Colton bound manifest at Niland.
The crew of a KLBAV wait for a rapid responder to come help sort out mechanical issues on the 2nd unit.
A westbound high priority intermodel train races across the Mojave Desert as the sun sets over the Needles Subdivision.
A westbound Z train descents down to Caliente where a heavy UP manifest waits for it in the siding on a September afternoon.
With the humid weather Southern California has been getting this week, this has been a daily thing. An amazing sunset over Orange County with Amtrak's Southwest Chief rolling into its first statio... (more)