A monster eastbound mixed freight eases out of the grade between Bosque and Estrella, AZ on the UP Sunset Route. The train has now picked up substantial speed as they race away from the fading sun... (more)
A UP stack train hustles through Mobile as the sun sets.
For the first time in her famed career, UP 844 storms across the rails of Union Pacific's Gila Subdivision in southwestern Arizona. The 844 is on her way towards the next display in Yuma, AZ which... (more)
UP 844 rumbles along the Gila Sub as it passes by MP 886 just east of Mobile, AZ.
Lot's of power for a 25 car junk train. Only the lead engine was online.
A Westbound out of Phoenix rockets at track speed in the late afternoon sun.
A westbound splits the signals near MP 887.
Sunset Limited passes a freight on the way to Maricopa.
Bad order SD70m sits on a spur at Mobile. Must have been a serious equipment failure since this unit was left out and not towed back to Tuscon or Yuma.
A westbound autorack and stacktrain waits in the hole at Estrella. In the consist is a former Rio Grande tunnel motor GECX 8632.
A westbound CSX runthrough train gets underway after sitting in the hole at Mobile.
The sun is about to set on the SP's Sunset Route, as SP 8696 speeds west with a priority pig train in southern Arizona.
A westbound autorack, about to overtake my vehicle, with a CSX SD60 trailing.