First light of the day on an ES44DC passing under one of the decreasing number of old searchlight signal bridges on the Transcon.
Emerging from the forest of Coconino Pines, four General Electric locomotives have no problem pulling a high priority UPS train over the Arizona Divide on a chilly February afternoon.
BNSF 7440, 5405, 6595, & 7939 speed west with a mix of TOFC/COFC.
With Interstate 15 in the background, this westbound BNSF intermodal decends the steep 3.2% south track at Steins Hill.
Storm clouds are coming giving this a nicely lite train.
As seen from the Arrowhead Jct crossing, thin high clouds filter out the sun near sunset as the Z-LACNYC9-25A heads east towards Ibis,CA. 2/25/12
A Los Angeles to Atlanta stack train charges up Kingman Canyon as the morning sunlight greets the BNSF 7440.
Four GE locomotives charges up Kingman Canyon with 6,200 FT of train behind them as they go over the old ATSF bridges on a warm summer morning.
Just west of Encino, the traffic jam continues as an eastbound Z train led by BNSF 7440 runs around an additional stack train. Scenes like this are quit common along the BNSF Transcon with nearly ... (more)
An empty autorack train makes its way underneath the Union Avenue overpass with the Union Depot and Pikes Peak in the background.
This is a westbound stacktrain along BNSF's transcontinental route through northern Arizona. After the parade of "Z" trains, (BNSF's highest priority train)...the double stacks were then proceedin... (more)