A mixer thunders past Clyman Junction on the way to Minnesota.
UP 2692 leads a westbound stack train on BNSF rails on main 2 at Pine Lodge in the early morning.
A trio of brand new ET45AH's lead the North Platte to West Colton manifest at Thorn as the train struggles up the east slope of Cajon Pass.
More than a mile of Union Pacific locomotives sidelined at West Colton are just one of the many signals of our current economy. UP 8449 shoves a train into the yard.
A manifest out of Roseville heads south through Emeryville, lead by a freshly repainted SD40M-2 with an SD45 carbody.
Just past the Horseshoe, the helpers are approaching the southbound SOALC-11 UP Customers Special waiting in the hole at Chorro.
Light helpers in the last sunlight of the day whining up Cuesta to make my day - big time.