BNSF 6168 leads a length Phoenix to Chicago q train east near thr old station of Rok on the BNSF Phoenix sub. The location is situated between the classic atsf bridges of Little and Big Hell Canyo... (more)
Long shadows stretch across the valley floor from the westbound Winslow to Phoenix z train on the approach to Date on the BNSF Phoenix sub.
Here is the westbound Winslow to Phoenix z train gliding down Hillside, near milepost 100 on the BNSF Phoenix sub.
Originating at Winslow, the westbound Winslow z-train is pretty dependable for afternoon shots, but usually pretty short. It averages around 2k feet, a good one will measure around 2.5K feet. Here... (more)
A good size ZALTPHX runs west near Drake, AZ on the BNSF Phoenix sub. If you look close you can see the rear of the train crossing the bridge at Little Hell Canyon.
BNSF 7047 leads the westbound ZWSPPHX7-21 over the enormous bridge across Big Hell Canyon near Drake, AZ
The westbound Willow Springs to Phoenix z trains rolls westbound across the bridge at Big Hell Canyon and through Drake while dodging clouds on the BNSF Phoenix sub.
Empty auto racks roll across the bridge at Big Hell Canyon near Drake on the BNSF Phoenix sub.
Railroads are known for their marvelous architecture for sure. From stations, to tunnels, and even to bridges, they always find a way to catch someone's eye. The Hell Canyon Bridge on the BNSF Pho... (more)
AZCR 3413 and AZCR 2164 lead a loaded coal train consisting of 17 hoppers out of Drake. This operation only takes place about once a week whenever needed, making it extremely difficult to catch. T... (more)
The two AZCR locomotives make some smoke as they shove empty coal hoppers into the siding for interchange with the BNSF.
BNSF 7068 powers a stack train, which also consists of a few autoracks tagged on the end, over the Little Hell's Canyon Bridge near Drake.
The Arizona Central Railroad switching cars on the wye at Drake Arizona. The Drake Cement plant is visible in the background. This train has already dropped off loaded cement hoppers and a boxcar ... (more)
This Clovis to Phoenix Z train crosses over the impressive bridge over Hell Canyon just south of Drake, AZ on the "Peavine" in northern Arizona.
A southbound intermodal train heads across the impressive Santa Fe bridge over Hells Canyon as it heads down the Peavine toward Phoenix, Arizona.