Racing down Ash Hill at nearly 70 MPH are three GE motors with a San Diego, CA to Clovis, NM vehicle train as they approach Amboy. As the sun sets; it was 110 degrees on this summer evening.
Late afternoon finds a hot westbound Z approaching the Route 66 crossing at Amboy.
October 21, 2020. Chico lives! Near Amboy, California. 34°37'33.06"N 115°59'12.72"W . Steve Crise Photo. (File# BNSF_Chico 181B)
Still on the Route 66, after a detour which forced us to leave route 66 for a while, we got back on it at Amboy, right in time to see the unit grain train we saw the day before in Flagstaff. It wa... (more)
BNSF 7017 leads a high priority train eastbound through W. Amboy as it over takes another east bound train that is holding on the other mainline.
BNSF 6362 passes Amboy, CA, with a short westbound train in 2000.
BNSF C44-9W 4760 E/B at Amboy, California.
A westbound goes through west Amboy just before dawn and begins its climb up ash hill
Chicago-San Bernardino stacks scream through West Amboy passing a stopped Los Angeles-Chicago Z train waiting for traffic ahead to clear.
A full moon has crested above a threatening thunderhead in the final 30 seconds of sunlight over the Mojave high desert. The cell is a part of a large winter storm system that brought snow to plac... (more)
Warbonnet kicks on Route 66 Santa Fe B40-8W No. 528 tugs on a bevy of GP35s as they sprint across the Mojave Desert west of Amboy, California, on March 8, 1995, in a view from historic ... (more)
Canadian Pacific 8710 leads the Blue Island, IL to San Bernardino, CA auto train through the dry desert of San Bernardino County on the Needles Subdivision
BNSF 8005, 969, & KCS 4048 lead an eastbound intermodal train across the Mojave desert at Amboy.