Nearing the top of the grade on Beaumont Hill, the UP's hot westbound Atlanta to Los Angeles intermodal train with the NKP heritage unit assigned as the point power meets a stopped eastbound auto ... (more)
Nickel Plate in 'Espee Country'. With a solid set of 'run through' power leading the charge, a westbound Union Pacific shooter pulls the grade up the eastern slope of Beaumont Hill approaching Ban... (more)
CSX EMD power leads a westbound ZSALC at Banning on the Yuma Sub
A pair of Ferromex GE's lead a westbound loaded grain train through Banning as the train works up the east slope of Beaumont Pass.
Early morning along the Union Pacific's Yuma Subdivision near Banning finds an eastbound stack train with brand new UP 2705 on the point heading down into the San Gorgonio Pass.
Railfanning in BanningThe temperature in Banning, California, was approaching 100º as Union Pacific ES44AC 8227, with train ZCIG4-13 in tow, passed through, but higher temperatures ... (more)
Having topped the grade of Beaumont Hill at Apex a few miles behind, an eastbound Union Pacific intermodal train with a solid set of KCS pool power gets up to speed at Banning on the UP's Yuma Sub... (more)
UP ET45AH 2659 leads the ZLAMQ east of Beaumont at Banning as it races along the Yuma Sub.
A solid set of KCS units lead a long eastbound Union Pacific Terminal Island to Dallas stack train at Banning on the Yuma Sub.
Two of Union Pacific's newest SD70AH locomotives are pulling a seventeen car long passenger special towards the summit of Beaumont Hill, near Banning, as the sun begins to rise and warm cool air o... (more)
NS 1084E heads down off Beaumont Hill from Apex as it fly's past near the Banning Airport.
Brand new CSX power leads this UP eastbound empty auto train bound for San Jose, TX down off Beaumont Hill at Banning.
Two clean SD70AH's haul an IYTDIX upgrade out of The San Timoteo Canyon.
A UP AC4400 and a KCS ES44DC are at the head end of an Autorack train from Amarillo, TX. The KCS GEVO and UP locomotive DPU are doing most of the work as the Dash 9 leader is experiencing hot engi... (more)
UP 7492 crests the hill into Banning, CA with a domestic Z train in tow. The train makes close to track speed easy with two locomotives at the front and two at the rear, running 2x2 style.