The DP motors shove a heavy westbound stack up the 1.4% grade of Goffs Hill as an eastbound Q train races down the hill into Needles at dusk.
EMD power leads this Belen to Barstow manifest near Homer as it climbs the stiff grade to the summit at Goffs.
BNSF 8549 leads a Springfield, MO to San Bernardino vehicle train up Goffs Hill at Homer.
Part of the way up Goffs Hill, in the Mojave Desert between Bannock and Homer, a westbound stacker is meeting an eastbound TOFC.
BNSF C44-9W 4437 painted in H3 paint along with a KCS belle lead a westbound SALTOIG at Homer as it climbs the stiff grade up Goffs Hill.
BNSF 8127 West, Z-ALTSBD9-27L approaching Homer near the top of the long westbound climb between Needles and Goffs, CA.
A westbound Belen, NM to Barstow, CA manifest train slowly grinds up the grade of Goffs Hill at Homer.
An eastbound train carrying a mixture of double stacks, trailers, and autos dims its lights for an oncoming westbound train near Homer as the sun provides another spectacular sunset along the Need... (more)
Westbound BNSF double stack train at Homer, California in the Mojave Desert, with 4 GE's running elephant style. September 24, 2011.
BNSF ES44DC 7455 leads a Belen, NM - Barstow, CA manifest up the grueling grade between Needles and Goffs on the Needles Sub.
BNSF 7455, BNSF 7196, UP 7842, BNSF 7993, BNSF 2844 lug 94 cars up the grade from Needles. Shoving on the rear of this heavy Belen, NM to Barstow, CA freight is BNSF 7831!
A heavy 68 car military move from Fort Wood, TX heads up the grade behind four motors.
BNSF 4227 leads the ZALTSBD up Goffs hill at Homer with 8 brand new GE's.
BNSF 8320-First westbound trip after delivery.
The first 3 ES44C4 8300 series units on BNSF lead the SALTSCO at Homer on the Needles Sub.