Back in the late eighties, early nineties. Santa Fe was really sold on the concept of B truck locomotives. The idea was with light hot shot trains, could really get up and fly. That I can't not ar... (more)
BNSF 6667 waits to proceed east at Ibis due to track work at Klinefelter.
Five GEs lead an eastbound stack train towards a crew change at Needles.
Westbound bare tables led by two Dash nines
The Mojave Desert is a magical place at either sunrise or sunset. On March 4, 1995 the temperature is dropping fast as the sun disappears behind me. Another in the endless parade of Santa Fe inter... (more)
BNSF 7593 leads a westbound train up grade as the train passes through Ibis on the BNSF Needles subdivision.
A well-loaded westbound stack-train takes the 'scenic' route up Goff's Hill between Ibis and Arrowhead Junction.
Coasting downgrade past the stark outline of the Dead Mountains, three CSX leading units and a CSX/Union Pacific DPU pairing do their best to disguise the fact that this eastbound stack train is o... (more)
Westbound J.B Hunt intermodal climbs Goffs Hill as the evening sun drops over the Mojave.
BNSF 7608 heads west on the Needles Sub as it works its way up grade an through a series of curves.
The power on this baretable leans as the tracks come back together at Ibis