BNSF 7503 leads an eastbound train through Goffs as viewed through the window of an abandoned structure.
After waiting for several intermodals to clear, a train of DIFCO side tipplers loaded with large boulders heads out of the siding and over the hill at Goffs. The train continued a few miles east t... (more)
Having just crest Goffs hill, BNSF 4694 heels to the curves at the Summit as it prepares for the downhill race towards Cadiz. Goffs was once a stop along the original Route 66 but was by-passed in... (more)
BNSF's "earthworm" struggles up the 1.4% grade of Goffs hill with just a little over a mile to the summit. The worm is running with 5 GE's on the point, one of which is NS Dash 9 40C 8877, and 2 m... (more)
A westbound BNSF stack train nears the summit of Goffs Hill as it battles the 1.4% ruling grade on this portion of the Needles Sub. After cresting the summit at Goffs the train will roll down hill... (more)
A trio of GE's work their westbound manifest up the last few miles of Goffs Hill near MP 606 on BNSF's Needles Sub.
Old and worn, but still alive and kicking. BNSF 674 works up Goffs hill on the headend of a westbound stack train. (300).
With a colorful assortment of motive power, an eastbound manifest passes through Goffs and will soon be arriving Needles for a crew change.
Remarkable how well this paint has held up after 11 years. BNSF 762 and a fellow warbonnet lead a general merchandise freight west through Goffs on a clear winter day in the desert.
Eastbound stacks top the hill at Goffs. Now, it's downgrade all the way to Needles, and beyond to the Colorado River at Topock.
A westbound manifest reaches the photographer as the middle of the train crosses the John Day River
View from in the cab of BNSF 606 west pulling the grade approaching Goffs. The "G" on the signal mast indicates this is a grade signal. When it is red, trains may pass the signal at Restricted S... (more)
CN 2-6-0 89 pulls of photo freight on the Strasburg Railroad. The train is passing a pumpkin patch, just a few days before Halloween.
Westbound get underway after holding at the signal.