High-Priority New Orleans, LA to Belen, NM manifest traverses the Dobbin connector track, which connects the Houston Sub to the Conroe Sub. You can see the rest of the train in the distance if yo... (more)
UP power heads back west for home rails with 2 brand new units just released from GE in Erie, PA in tow.
Dayton, TX to Galesburg, IL High Priority manifest crosses the Cypress Creek trestle as the sun gets low in the late afternoon sky.
A Tulsa, OK to the Houston Port Transit Authoity (PTRA) bound train crosses the Cypress Creek trestle on a clear late-summer morning.
A south bound manifest rolls across the large Brazos River bridge on the UP Giddings Subdivision.
A quartet of Cotton Belt GP60s leads a northbound I-5 Corridor intermodal past the Loop Ranch.
One of the first units to sport the resurrected red/silver "Superfleet" paint scheme leads a westbound freight through Bealville. This unit was donated to the Orange Empire Railway Museum, Perris... (more)
Five 6-axle units ease a westbound intermodal through the horseshoe curve at Caliente.
A westbound intermodal decends the curving track along the Bealville siding. You can almost hear those dynamics howling!
A venerable GP30 and GP35 make up the helper set on this eastbound intermodal. The ATSF units up on the mountain in the background are the lead units for the same train!
Both the head end and the helpers on the rear can be seen negotiating the horseshoe curve at Caliente.
An SD40u leads 5 big six-axle units on an eastbound intermodal through an S-curve as they approach the horseshoe curve in Caliente.
A lone B40-8 in blue bonnet paint leads an A-B-B-A set of GP60s on a Richmond California bound hot shot intermodal while another ATSF intermodal waits in the siding at Tehachapi Loop.
A BNSF coal train takes the south connection track from the BNSF Galveston Sub onto the the UP Giddings Sub. The train's destination is the Fayette Power Plant in La Grange, TX.
A southbound BNSF grain train passes over a stopped UP San Antonio bound coal train that is waiting in the siding for a new crew.