Union Pacific 5390 leads a hot Z train past the south switch of the Silverthorn Siding near Redding, California. The searchlight signal which stands nearby will soon be removed, and replaced by PT... (more)
On a rainy fall morning, a westbound BNSF manifest skirts along the banks of the Feather River as it rolls through Pulga, California.
An ex Cotton Belt GP60 sits right outside the Redding Amtrak Station on a sunny winter morning. Its always nice to see something besides yellow along the UP Valley Subdivision.
The eastbound Canyon Flyer has gotten a late start out of Oroville as it begins to climb the UP Canyon Subdivision. Nearing last light near Kramm means a long, dark trip up to Portola.
Union Pacific 9926 leads the northbound Redding Turn out of Chico, California as a snow capped Mount Lassen looms in the distance.
A lengthy double stack train snakes its way through the depths of the Feather River Canyon as it heads through Poe, California. This train was detoured due to track work on Donner Pass.
On Father's Day of 2015, a small recreation of the famous California Zephyr traveled from Sacramento to Portola and back. This train allowed passengers to view the rarely traveled Feather River Ca... (more)
As wildflowers bask in the spring sunshine, Union Pacific 8128 leads a stack train through James along the UP Canyon Subdivision. Recent track work on Donner Pass has caused some lower priority tr... (more)
On a chilly winter night, a full moon illuminates the rock walls around Pulga, California as a BNSF train crawls through the depths of the Feather River Canyon. The impressive bridges keep trains ... (more)
Union Pacific 1983 rolls past the Keddie Wye as it helps guide a detoured intermodal train down the Feather River Canyon. An increasingly rare searchlight stands on the trestle just outside of Tun... (more)
WP in the Feather River Canyon. Well kind of... UP 1983, the Western Pacific heritage unit, winds its way through the jagged rock walls of the Feather River Canyon as it guides a detoured s... (more)
On a sunny winter morning, Union Pacific 2002 leads the hot ZBRLC past the Amtrak Depot in Chico, California.
Union Pacific 7741 crosses an impressive trestle as it leaves Altamont Pass and enters Livermore, California. In the hills behind the train, wind energy is being created by numerous windmills.
A Union Pacific manifest train winds its way through the sweeping curves of Altamont Pass as it heads east out of Livermore, California. The recent rains have brought life to the normally dry brow... (more)
The end is near! The Union Pacific ZBRLC passes the old searchlight signals located at the north end of the Anita siding as it races towards Chico, California. The new "Darth Vader" sign... (more)