Nice clean AZRC GP 20 coupled to recently acquired former GN observation car Appekunny Mountain painted in SP Daylight for service on the 1984 Worlds Fair Daylight train to New Orleans. Within a f... (more)
Roster view of ARZC 3997 in fresh G&W paint.
Westbound 708 near Salome, AZ with a 46 car train for the BNSF interchange at Cadiz, CA.
Passing the old ATSF Wendon station sign, ARZC 3997 west leads the 708 train towards Parker.
Westbound interchange train from the BNSF passes through Granite Wash Pass near Hope, AZ.
Arizona and California (ex RCPE) 3998 recently repainted into the typical G&W orange leads the interchange local to BNSF’s Castle Hot Springs siding.
Running late this morning; the Arizona & California Railway drops though Wickenburg Canyon en route on the BNSF Peavine subdivision. Their goal this morning is the make the BNSF interchange at Cas... (more)
A trio of matching Arizona & California SD40M-2s lead M-MATPHX towards the siding at Castle Hot Springs, where the BNSF local awaits. Once the swap is complete,#4002 will lead the westbound counte... (more)
GP35 3502, GP20 2003 and GP38AC 3804 head across the Mojave desert, away from the interchange with Santa Fe at Cadiz.
It's the next to last day of a two week rail-fanning trip to the desert southwest and luck is on our side, as an afternoon westbound heads through Rice between Parker and Cadiz on the remote Arizo... (more)
By crossing the five span truss bridge over the Colorado River, the daily ARZC local to Cadiz is entering the sunny state of California.
Three old EMD veterans - SD40M-2 #4001, #4002 and #4004, w... (more)
After interchanging with the BNSF at Castle Hot Springs shortly after sunrise, the Arizona & California heads back westbound for home rails at Wickenburg.
Eastbound Arizona & California arrives at Castle Hot Springs where they will swap trains with the BNSF local and head back to Parker, AZ.
Eastbound Arizona & California approaches the siding at Castle Hot Springs where the BNSF is already waiting to swap trains.
Westbound Arizona & California train 708 slowly approaches the BNSF interchange at Cadiz, CA.