The billboard advertises "Halloween Horror Nights"....and the grey heron that impacted the cab of the "Silver Star" this morning unfortunately adds a bit of horror to this scen... (more)
A rather diverse collection of power on the head end is only punctuated by what's bringing up the rear (CN!)
AZER's connection between the mines in Clifton & Miami is technically a straighter shot across Arizona than the route they take, but that's the lay of the land....here, the interchange from Clifto... (more)
OT-1 is leaving the mine with the first daylight loads, but will end up in Hayden to find the dumper is down, ending this crew's work. Three unrepainted units at the helm, and based on #502, look... (more)
Almost that time again....
Two repainted Geeps lead two veteran paint jobs down the hill from the mine to the AZER interchange, following another set that went ahead of them....I wouldn't have minded all of them being lashe... (more)
A trio of the ex-Dodge Phelps unique Geeps heads down the hill ahead of the actual interchange train to lay in wait for AZER's rather lengthy train which will require two moves up the hill to More... (more)
A Saturday run of the Local is returning from the interchange at Magma Junction, which obviously has a working wye again, as many of the fleet have now been turned to face the opposite direction t... (more)
The second run down the hill of the day features two of the repainted units used at the Morenci mine. The inbound train will require two separate moves back up the 5% grade. You get quite the ba... (more)
#203 job is taking the first of two cuts of cars down to South Siding passing thru one of several tunnels along the way. Ex-SP 8022 should feel right at home on ex-SP ROW.
Provo-Denver manifest works its way down their main which is situated in the midst of UP's North Yard. Judging from the cab roof of 8187, it has been fitted for PTC.
No open house today, during the Frontier Days run, but they did have this little item outside.
"Out of my brain on the five fifteen" as The Who would say....#515 make a surprise appearance in the lead on an abbreviated "Silver Star" (truncated due to Hurricane Florence) ... (more)
The moon is a special shade of blue when FCEN uses the old tangent into downtown Winter Garden, gone are the days when this was the traditional route wherein trains would reverse direction a coupl... (more)