Standing in the Brush at Institution Road - A Los Angeles bound manifest train descends the grade on the former Southern Pacific Palmdale Cutoff at Institution Road in the Cajon Pass.
UP 7043 at Hill 582 - A Los Angeles bound UP manifest train passes Hill 582 on the former Southern Pacific Palmdale Cutoff.
This UP loaded Auto Rack Train from Hammond, IN, IHB's Gibson Yard, to (Rolla) Denver, CO rolls south through Greeley, CO after having an encounter with a semi-truck near Ault, CO.
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The Clinch Valley sub is a sawtooth profile. Here a westbound ballast extra is groaning as it passes under one of the few wooden bridge left along the line.
Eastbound manifest waits in the yard on a beautiful spring morning.
Westbound Empties grind uphill to Tunnel One of the Moffat Sub just west of Denver.