12 locomotives easily handle this stack train that has climbed over 6000' in elevation since it left Phoenix. This is mainline mountain action at its best.
With Bear Mountain looming in the distance, the head end power of the Q-RICCHI works through South Walong, as the rear of the train can still be seen emerging from Tunnel #9.
BNSF 5407 leads a trailer train through the remains of tunnel 2 as the train approaches Alray on track 1.
Leaning into the sweeping curve....