The westbound Sunset Limited is living up to its name running about an hour late today. Trailing on this particular train is a pair of Webb LLC Private Cars, the "Babbling Brook" & "... (more)
The UP 2723 winds around on the lower track of the Cienega Creek preserve passing past the "Old Vail" water tower.
A small eastbound manifest begins the climb out of the Cienega Creek Preserve for points east
The beauty of Monsoon season. An extremely slow day on the Lordsburg ended with a massive severe thunderstorm developing over the Benson area. This cell continued to grow and grow until it was ove... (more)
Amtrak #156 leads the Sunset Limited out of Tuscon, Arizona with a splash of color on the headend. The phase 1 "heritage" unit has the honors today as they get back onto schedule.
UP 1982 leads the IKCPX through Cochise AZ
With storms behind them, and a new crew on board. The UP 6706 sits with the golden sun glaring on the nose of their unit as the IDILB awaits the dispatchers go-ahead to leave!
One of the last active Southern Pacific patched locomotives leads the ILBEW-22 as they continue their pull up and through the Fenner grade!
Railfan history! The last known CNW patched locomotive and one of the last active SP patched locomotives meet in the middle of the New Mexico desert as they both respectively lead their own trains... (more)
A special and rare leader on this EB intermodal train as it snakes its way through Cienega Creek. Later in the day this train would pass a CNW leader going WB. Something extremely rare in the year... (more)
UP 4014 charges up the steep grade at Fenner
UP 4014 slow rolling downgrade into Benson, AZ
UP 5711 leading a massive double stack train through Cienega Creek on an early October morning
A Union Pacific intermodal glides downhill through a snow covered Cienega Creek, on one of the biggest snow storms in years to hit Southern Arizona.