Just west of the New Mexico line at MP 181.9, BNSF 7893 and two mates ahead with two behind comes rolling along the classy looking iron into an Arizona sundown.
A busy day on the Transcon west of Wyaconda, Missouri.
Five locomotives throttle back as they crest the hill east of Wyaconda, Missouri.
Standing on an old bridge where you can see for a mile in all directions makes this eastbounder on the Transcon even more enjoyable.
A northbound BNSF Z, winds its way downhill through Bealville siding, through Tunnel 2 on the other side of the hill, and out the other side.
A southbound BNSF Z, Stacks and UPS trailers, charges uphill towards Tunnel 2 after being delayed by a manifest with a engine that died at the tunnel. The engineer, after several tries, able to re... (more)
Empty NS coal train 735-18 is running over CSX trackage rights as Z70319 with runthrough BNSF power. The train will get onto home trackage just behind me.
A hot westbound is cresting the summit at Yampai late on a nice spring evening.
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)
An eastbound is snaking its way through Crozier Canyon on a great spring morning.
A southbound BNSF Grainer rolls around the ranchlands of Bealville. Already the hills are drying out from the heavy rains of this winter.
The sun sets on another warm east Texas day as a BNSF unit grain train heads south towards Galveston.
Heading into the last rays of a setting sun,,a westbound BNSF mixed Manifest crests the summit (4025 feet) of Tehachapi Pass after the climb from Mojave(3000 feet). Ahead lies the steep downhill r... (more)