A long southbound Union Pacific intermodal train snakes through the verdant Tehachapi Mountains at Bealville, California, on February 25, 2016. Four six-motor locomotives pull the head end through... (more)
UP 5406, an NLR repaint is on the point of a 3 unit set of power backing down to their train, seen from the Pepper Ave overpass.
Commonly referred to as a "bomb train" by local environmental groups, this train is transporting ethanol from Iowa to California. Union Pacific 5406 leads this train through the winding curves of ... (more)
UP 5406 waits in the siding at Dike for the northbound Roseville. The Roseville bound manifest has been having a difficult day. After going into emergency, just a mere 20 cars south of Dike, they ... (more)
Southbound tonnage descends into Mojave in morning light.
This heavy UP manifest is down to a crawl as works through Cable X-Over with 3 units on the point, and 2 DPUs on the rear.
A northbound born of West Colton's hump yard enters the connector track off the Mojave Sub to become an eastbound on the BNSF's Cajon Sub in route to the old LA&SL at Daggett.
The RediMix Rock Train heads over the San Pedro, Los Angeles & Salt Lake's Santa Ana River Viaduct. At the time that it was built, this bridge was the longest concrete arch bridge in the world, i... (more)
The Rock Train heads East to pick up a load at Robertsons Rock, in Cabazon.