An extra West Colton, CA to Roseville, CA manifest waits in the hole at Ansel. A southbound manifest is approaching the siding with the sun already behind the mountains leaving an impressive impri... (more)
A West Colton to Roseville manifest holds the siding at Ansel to let a southbound monster manifest by with the moon shinning down.
With the sun setting on the first day of the new year, this Phoenix, AZ to Chicago, IL stack train charges out of Darling down the Arizona Divide for Winslow where a new crew will take over to con... (more)
What a slow day. Only 4 trains all afternoon and nothing between 2PM and 5 (which is sunset). So seeing this Long Beach to Clovis stack train climbs over the crest was like the light at the end of... (more)
A Wing Man... The sound of the quietness of downtown Truckee at sunrise is broken by the sounds of two of UP's finest. An ES44AC and a SD70M tackle the monstrous grade of Donner Pass. The ... (more)
Welcome to the Jungle! Go back in time 15 plus years ago, this would be a common sight with ATSF stack trains and manifest would pass through all day and all night. Now, with the Alameda Co... (more)
A quiet afternoon at Green River Yard shows that all the crews are already out on the road or have been called for a train. A pair of SD40-2s sit on the west side of the yard for their next assign... (more)
Classic Kingman, Arizona! With a westbound stack gliding down the number one main through the canyon west for Needles, a heavy eastbound stack train out of the West Basin in San Pedro, CA (... (more)
The DPU of an outbound starts to move out of the Port of Los Angeles as it heads for Chicago.
After the sunsets, the outbound crew gets on the a manifest heading to Arden, NV with the Southern Pacific Heritage locomotive leads it.
I came all the way out here for light engines? What a Jip! First train I see a light come over the crest from the Winslow Overpass and I'm ready to shoot some 10,000 foot long stack train,... (more)
UP 1989 leads it intermodal train out of shed 10
Taking a trip back in time! With a group of cow boys at the depot for the celebration of railroad days out in San Bernardino, they pose for a photo in front of the famous 4-8-4 stream engine, 3751... (more)
Amtrak engines wait for their next train to run.
The DPU off the Roseville, CA North Platte, NE charges up the pass.