Southbound Union Pacific SD70M No. 4219 rolls a string of Auto Repo between the Pacific Ocean at Summer Beach. and the lush hills of the Ventura Coastside.
The sun drops below the overcast and highlights the lush hillsides on the coastside. We haven't hand a a rainy season like this in years and can only hope the drought is over. The southbound Gaua... (more)
After a good rainy season the grass and flowers blooming everywhere. Union Pacific No. 8950 leads the Gaudalupe Local a lush Faria Point.
Union Pacific SD70AH No.8858 and SD70AH No.8968 lead the Experience Union Pacific Display Train as it deadheads from Council Bluffs to Oakland. The train is crossing the old Southern Pacific trest... (more)
Fillmore & Western 2-8-0 No. 14, an Ex Duluth & Western 1913 Baldwin, returns to Fillmore with a Sunset Dinner Train. Next chance to see No. 14 under steam is April 27 & 28 at the F&W Railfair.
The end of a long day and D&SNGRR No. 473 is back in the Yard in Durango. The crew has a conversation before setting out the cars and retiring the Locomotive for the night.
Union Pacific No. 844 with the Cheyenne Frontier Days Train is surrounded by fans as it waits for passengers to board for the trip back to Denver. The big 4-8-4, fresh out of the shop after a reb... (more)
MOW crew sets up a Track Leveling Machine in Glenwood Springs Yard. A set of helpers await their next assignment.
BNSF No. 3915 splits the Searchlight Signals just before the little town of Parshall in the Colorado high country.
Pulling westbound BNSF No. 3915 winds through Byers Canyon in the Rocky Mountain High Country.
In the high country of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, BNSF No..3915 with a Mixed Manifest follows the Colorado River westbound.
Following the Truckee River westbound from Reno, a Union Pacific Mixed Manifest is just outside of the Town of Truckee. Ahead waits the real climb to the Summit at Norden.
Going on evening a westbound Union Pacific No. 2561 appears, sliding stacks downhill through the new Signal Bridge at Yuba Gap. It seems wide enough for future Double Tracking.
After crossing the railroad summit at Norden a westbound Mixed Manifest starts the slide down the Western flank of Donner Pass.
The last of the sunlight glints on the Truckee River in Florinston as a set of cans heads eastbound toward Reno NV.