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Photo ID: 498586

Amtrak 201 and 198 lug the 9 car Station to Station special up the beginnings of Cuesta Grade as it heads northbound out of San Luis Obispo. You can see the grade continue beyond the lead locomoti... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: San Lus Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: 201
Train ID: S2S Special
Photo Date: September 27, 2013


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By: Adam Auxier

Added: Sep 18, 2014

Views: 874
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Photo ID: 432390

The Helpers are shoving hard, pushing a detoured manifest up the Cuesta Grade as the sun set's on the Cuesta Grade

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD60M
Location: Chorro, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 2502
Train ID: M WCRV-07
Photo Date: April 08, 2013


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By: J.PO

Added: Apr 15, 2013

Views: 495
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Photo ID: 355126

Amtrak 817 slowly leads the Coast Starlight down Cuesta Pass and around the Horseshoe Curve. The train will soon be stopped in San Luis Obispo on this beautiful winter day.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P40DC
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 817
Train ID: AMT 11
Photo Date: February 20, 2011


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 21, 2011

Views: 3,741
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Favorited: 20

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Photo ID: 247664

A southbound manifest makes its way through the hills of Cuesta Grade towards Tunnel 11 and Chorro siding. It will then descend the rest of the grade to San Luis Obispo to pick up several engines... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70M
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5099
Train ID: UP QRVMN
Photo Date: August 19, 2008


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Aug 20, 2008

Views: 4,564
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Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 241079

A southbound autos train, with a trio of SD70Ms, makes its down Cuesta Grade through golden hills towards Chorro siding, and then the city of San Luis Obispo.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70M
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4382
Train ID: UP AOAHO
Photo Date: June 28, 2008


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Jun 30, 2008

Views: 2,597
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Photo ID: 238723

Amtrak 11 works its way around several curves as it approaches the east entrance of Tunnel 10. Tunnel 10 was routed around, and has since had numerous cave ins.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 114
Train ID: AMTK 11
Photo Date: June 07, 2008


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Jun 09, 2008

Views: 2,500
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Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 234953

Amtrak's NB Coast Starlight chugs up the Cuesta Grade. It will stop at the north end of Serrano to meet a SB UP manifest.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 121
Train ID: AMTK 14
Photo Date: May 03, 2008


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By: trainonthebrain

Added: May 10, 2008

Views: 1,894
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Photo ID: 231205

A Union Pacific southbound manifest negotiates some of the curves on Cuesta Grade as it makes its way towards Chorro. The cows grazing on the hills don't even seem to notice the train.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5405
Train ID: UP QRVMN
Photo Date: April 08, 2008


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Apr 12, 2008

Views: 1,441
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Photo ID: 231203

A union Pacific officers special makes its way up Cuesta Grade. Here the train has cleared North Chorro, has passed through tunnel 11, and is on its way up to Serrano where it will be held for a ... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD DD40X
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6936
Train ID: UP SWCOA
Photo Date: April 08, 2008


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Apr 12, 2008

Views: 2,267
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Favorited: 3

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Photo ID: 224013

One of UP's Autorack trains caught winding it's way up the 1.8% out of Stenner Creek Canyon on the Coast Subdivision, approaching Serrano. The siding of Chorro can be seen hugging the hill, belo... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70M
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4284
Train ID: AMLKFR
Photo Date: February 17, 2008


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By: Jeff Abbott

Added: Feb 20, 2008

Views: 4,185
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Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 223578

Two SD70Ms lead a north bound autos train into the smaller of the two horseshoe curves on Cuesta Grade. Many thanks to Jeff Abbott.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70M
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4284
Train ID: UP AMLKFR
Photo Date: February 17, 2008


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Feb 17, 2008

Views: 1,636
Comments: 1

Favorited: 0

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Photo ID: 223577

A north bound autos train makes its way through several curves on Cuesta Grade. Many thanks to Jeff Abbott.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70M
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 4284
Train ID: UP AMLKFR
Photo Date: February 17, 2008


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Feb 17, 2008

Views: 1,935
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Photo ID: 214038

Amtrak 11 makes its way around one of the many curves between Serrano and Chorro on Cuesta Grade. There used to be a set of SP target signals about where the back of the P42 is. I only wish I ha... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 120
Train ID: AMTK 11
Photo Date: December 01, 2007


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Dec 01, 2007

Views: 1,963
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Photo ID: 211238

The "empty cans" crossing Stenner Creek Trestle, as they begin to tackle the grade and head north for another load of oil.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5600
Train ID: ODOWP
Photo Date: July 01, 2006


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By: Jeff Abbott

Added: Nov 11, 2007

Views: 2,217
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Photo ID: 206506

A clean SD70ACe leads a north bound manifest north out of San Luis Obispo over Cuesta Grade. One more curve before it enters Serrano Siding. Nikon D70, 28-70mm.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8500
Train ID: UP MWCPT
Photo Date: October 06, 2007


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By: Matt C. Batryn

Added: Oct 15, 2007

Views: 3,286
Comments: 3

Favorited: 2

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