Triple meet. BNSF 6565 rolls downgrade through Sullivan's Curve after meeting an eastbound BNSF doublestack. On the adjacent Union Pacific track, UP 4948 has come to a brief stop as it waits for... (more)
A Union Pacific manifest and a BNSF doublestack roll downgrade through Sullivan's Curve.
BNSF 6072 hauls another intermodel through Sullivan's Curve enroute to Barstow/San Bernadino area. Guillermo Sanchez © 2014
BNSF 7710 leads a westbound train around Sullivan's Curve as it makes its way down Cajon Pass.
More stacks head up the grade toward Sullivan's Curve with yet another quartet of orange GEs. Though the monotonous parade of these units would seem to get old, I thoroughly enjoyed my trip to thi... (more)
An eastbound stacker is grinding uphill though Sullivan's Curve. The tracks in the foregound belong to SP's Palmdale Cutoff.
As I prepared my shot for the approaching eastbound stack train, the blast of a horn from behind me signaled the arrival of a westbound manifest. The two trains meet just below Sullivan's Curve se... (more)
A BNSF stack train snakes its way downgrade through Sullivan's Curve behind three DASH-9's.
On a clear spring morning a BNSF stack-train weaves its way through the spectacular and varied geology at Sullivan's Curve.
When we saw SP 9177 leading three Milwaukee Road SD40-2s on a train out of Taylor Yard in Los Angeles, we knew we had to chase it all the way to West Colton. Soon after arriving in West Colton, th... (more)
A BNSF stack train from Logistics Park to Long Beach snakes around world famous Sullivan's Curve in Cajon Pass.
Southern Pacific SD45T-2 9177 leads Milwaukee Road SD40-2s 156, 174 and 168 through Sullivan's Curve on Cajon Pass. John Doughty photo, courtesy of Dan Wilkinson collection.
A 17 minute exposure of Cajon Pass seen from Sullivan's Curve shows an eastbound BNSF stack train heading up the pass.
A westbound UP manifest is dwarfed by the huge rock formations at Sullivan's Curve in Cajon Pass.
A westbound UP manifest is dwarfed by the huge rock formations at Sullivan's Curve in Cajon Pass. This train is on the UP Palmdale Cutoff