They're only about a 100 miles into their journey, but already this team of head end power and DPUs are working as hard as they're going to on the entire trip east.
A true fallen flag lashup on a UP train running on trackage rights on BNSF. The SP tunnel motors were sorted by color decay, the freshest unit running first.
The last snow of the year has fallen over Cajon Pass. Snow fell from the early morning till about noon. It didn't stick to the ground near the track but it sure did on the peaks around the pass. N... (more)
BNSF 4737 leads an eastbound at Cajon as work on the 3rd main was still underway.
Union Pacific 3985 leaving Southern Califfornia through Cajon Pass.
ATSF SD45-2 5850 leads a train upgrade at the summit of Cajon Pass in 1993.
A Z piggy descends Cajon Pass on #2 with a wall of brand new UPS 53' containers up front... if you look to the right of the locomotive you can see the trailers on the rear.
A westbound BNSF Z train rounds the curve on Track 3 on Cajon Pass.
BNSF 7894 westbound meets BNSF 7536 eastbound at Swarthout Canyon Road.
A westbound BNSF intermodal train is passing Mormon Rocks as it decends Cajon Pass.
A westbound UP freight winds down hill paast the Mormon Rocks on the Palmdale Cutoff
GEVOs in the mist. A San Barnardino, CA-Alliance, TX Z9 rolls under the perfectly placed signal bridge as a low pressure front dissipates into the desert.
On the lesser photographed east side of Cajon Pass, a Joliet, IL to Long Beach, CA steamship stacker passes some green sagebrush at C.P. Martinez.
UP AC4400CW #6215 still in Espee paint leads westbound trailer train downgrade past Mormon Rocks, Cajon Pass, CA.