Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief makes a daylight run through northern Arizona as it is running nearly 8 hours behind schedule due to mechanical and track work issues in Colorado and New Mexico.... (more)
A 2x2 intermodal train races out of Crozier Canyon as it tries to get ahead of a monsoon storm that's causing flash flood and high wind warnings for the railroad. With a slight pocket of sun beami... (more)
As a monsoonal rain storm hydrates the brush-covered landscape of Hackberry, Ariz., an eastbound manifest races through the S-curve before entering Crozier Canyon. The rains have begun to fall har... (more)
Part of a double rainbow appear over Crozier Canyon as a westbound autorack train for San Bernardino, Calif. rounds the Valentine curve, out of the canyon.
Three General Electric locomotives grind up the grade out of Kingman, Ariz. with over 100 empty grain cars. After an eventful evening of monsoon storms, a bright rainbow appeared, leading to pot o... (more)
The Z ALTNBY7 intermodal train races down towards Walapai with a monsoon storm fast approaching. In the background, dust can be seen being kicked around as winds were being reported at 60 MPH. Hig... (more)
The last rays of sunlight try to beam over the westerly mountains and illuminate the plains surrounding rural region of Truxton, Ariz. With the large plateau looming in the background, the high pr... (more)
The second snowfall of 2016 begins to take full effect along the Arizona Divide. Yet, the heavy snow does nothing from slowing down this busy rail line. Two orange GE's blast through the fresh pow... (more)
An eastbound military train grinds up the grade of the upper main track through Kingman Canyon as a heavy double stack train slowly passes on the lower, steeper, track.
The early morning sun begins to rise over the hills of the Hualapai Nation, and into the fame Crozier Canyon. Here, a hot intermodal train from Kansas City to Los Angeles eases back from its norma... (more)
All stop at Hackberry for train #3 to let the LA crew take over. The ABQ was running low on hours of service, so they vanned out the LA crew from Kingman and a BNSF pilot to help guide the train i... (more)
Slowly crawling up to the crossing at Hackberry, Amtrak #3 will hold here to wait for a relief crew to take the train to Los Angeles.
Running 15 hours late, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief limps down towards Kingman, Ariz., with a CitiRail GEVO leading.
Darkness begins to settle along the Arizona/ New Mexico border as westbound stack train races into the Grand Canyon State with 7,000 feet of cargo for the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.
Three General Electric locomotives notch up as they pull a Barstow, CA to Memphis, TN manifest train out of the sag near Hackberry with a July sunset happening in the background.