Amtrak Train 3, the Southwest Limited, heads for an oncoming storm near Grants, New Mexico.
The setting sun scours the Earth with intense golden light as the Southwest Chief blasts into view from behind the underpass on its way to Los Angeles.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief sprints west along the ex ATSF transcon chasing the sunset at the end of another day in the desert.
An eastbound Santa Fe intermodal passes the old American Pumice Company mill in Grants, New Mexico on Oct. 6, 1995.
A Santa Fe coil steel train waits patiently for an intermodal to pass at East Grants, New Mexico on Oct. 6, 1995.
Who's railroad is this? NS 6773 leads another NS engine and a BNSF warbonnet past the CSXT 3121 led grain train with a vehicle train though Grants, NM on 11/27/13.
CSXT 3121 leads a California bound BNSF grain train at Grants, NM on 11/24/13. The train was tied down on Main 1 in Grants, NM due to engine and crew issues. A snow covered Mt. Taylor is to the le... (more)
CREX 1214 passes through Grants, NM 10 minutes before sunset with a vehicle train bound for Richmond, CA on 11/26/13.
Amtrak #3 blasts west at 90mph through Grants, N M in the waning early spring light on 3/18/13.
An eastbound BNSF Q trains passes MP 97 at Grants,NM as yellow flowers bloom following much needed rain from the previous days on 8/17/12.
More storms are moving in as a coal empty from Mexico to Carbon Coal(MP 2 BNSF Defiance Sub, west of Gallup,NM) passes underneath the old Route 66 bridge east of Grants,NM on 9/24/12.
Fall colors are starting to show on a tree as Amtrak 184, the Phase 4 Heritage locomotive for Amtrak, leads train #3, the Southwest Chief, through Grants,NM on 9/24/12.