A westbound ethanol train approaches the Historic Route 66 overpass near Essex.
An eight engine power move from Tulsa, OK to Watson Yard, CA races across the Needles Sub as it passes through Essex.
BNSF 6622 approaches the National Trails Hwy overpass as it makes its way west on the BNSF Needles subdivision.
In the last light of the day, BNSF 6102 hustles a westbound stack train towards San Bernardino.
A Willow Springs-San Bernardino Z train flies west on the Needles Sub at near 70mph.
BNSF 6252, 4196, 7016, 8097 hustle a hotshot zipper across the Needles Sub
BNSF 7421 westbound near Essex, California.
Just as the sun clears the horizon to the southeast, Santa Fe 5019 East roars through Essex, CA, with five EMDs for power. The manifest is climbing the western slope of Goffs Hill. A few minutes b... (more)
Chicago to LA train passing through Essex, Ca near Historic Route 66.
Early morning at Essex finds this eastbound military train passing through the quaint dessert outpost.
The a colorful Slaton, TX to Barstow, CA manifest train rumbles down the from Goffs through the small Route 66 town of Essex on a spring evening in the Mojave Desert.
My first trip out to the Needles end of the BNSF Needles sub features the mountains around Essex CA.
BNSF 5643 leads this eastbound stack train at the National Trails overpass at Essex.