The sun peaks through creating some interesting lighting as BNSF 4017 runs eastbound out of East Williams Jct.
A light blanket of snow covers the former sectiion of ATSF transcontinental at Daze,, AZ where the 7999 leads the Phoenix/westbound. When the Crookton Cutoff opened this section of track was kept ... (more)
In late Jan snow falls all the way down to Drake, AZ as the 7250 leads the Phoenix/westbound train over Big Hell Canyon on the BNSF Phoenix Sub.
Hard to believe a) it's been 17 years since I shot thus photo and b) I have never posted it here at rp.net. there was a good few years in my youth where every April and Aug I was set up near this... (more)
The eastbound stack train leaves the town of Seligman in the background after a cold storm leaves nearly 2 feet of snow on the ground.
The eastbound VPHXELP has just left the Phoenix Sub and entered the Seligman at Williams Jct, about 1/4 mile west of the location of the photo.
We arrived at this spot about 2 hours prior to the trains arrival. It was cloudy the entire time. Im contrast to most times trackside, about 10 minutes before the train showed up the sun began to ... (more)
Looks like a mix of a BPHXLAC and HPHXBEL...operating as the HPHXBEL1-10 heading east rounding the corner to the top of Grand View. This is the spot where the BELPHX derailed during the summer. Ta... (more)
As fall finally hits the lower regions of AZ, the westbound UWWOPHX7-03 winds along the Hassayampa River just compass South of Wickenburg down the BNSF Phoenix Sub on 13 Dec 2020.
Low snow brings a light layer of snowfall across Skull Valley as the VPHXELP led by BNSF 7353 travels east.
On a glorious cloudy day the eastbound Phoenix to Willow Springs/Chicago Z-train climbs up the grade near Daze.
The summer was horrible for fires and smoky skies. The smell and smoky skies were there during what seemingly felt like the whole summer. On September 19th the western horizon was finally starting... (more)
A long westbound ZWSPPHX curves through the tight curves between Hillside and Date headed towards its destination of Phoenix, AZ.
Gliding downhill just out of Hillside, BNSF 6025 leads a loaded train full of new autos bound for EL Mirage, AZ and dealerships across the valley.
BNSF 5756 leads a manifest uphill at Daze, AZ just a few minutes after sunrise.