SP 8501 leads a long manifest freight eastbound through San Timoteo Canyon in Banning Pass.
Brand new UP 9103 leads a westbound AGBML as it crawls upgrade near Banning.
Snow on Banning Pass in Southern California was not a very common occurrence. Union Pacific 2165 has stopped, waiting for a new crew to take it down the hill and into the West Colton yard.
Cotton Belt leads an eastbound manifest through San Timeteo Canyon.
A quartet of B30-7s, led by SP 7861 East, are in run 8 as they pull a heavy manifest up hill and past the signal tower at the Hinda Crossovers on Banning Pass.
UP 8953 leads the Stanford and Sunset as the short train races up the east slide of Beaumont Hill heading for Oakland.
UP 2718 leads a 16 car business special through Banning on the Yuma Sub.
Nearing the top of the grade on Beaumont Hill, the UP's hot westbound Atlanta to Los Angeles intermodal train with the NKP heritage unit assigned as the point power meets a stopped eastbound auto ... (more)
Nickel Plate in 'Espee Country'. With a solid set of 'run through' power leading the charge, a westbound Union Pacific shooter pulls the grade up the eastern slope of Beaumont Hill approaching Ban... (more)
CSX EMD power leads a westbound ZSALC at Banning on the Yuma Sub
A pair of Ferromex GE's lead a westbound loaded grain train through Banning as the train works up the east slope of Beaumont Pass.
Early morning along the Union Pacific's Yuma Subdivision near Banning finds an eastbound stack train with brand new UP 2705 on the point heading down into the San Gorgonio Pass.
Railfanning in BanningThe temperature in Banning, California, was approaching 100º as Union Pacific ES44AC 8227, with train ZCIG4-13 in tow, passed through, but higher temperatures ... (more)
Having topped the grade of Beaumont Hill at Apex a few miles behind, an eastbound Union Pacific intermodal train with a solid set of KCS pool power gets up to speed at Banning on the UP's Yuma Sub... (more)
UP ET45AH 2659 leads the ZLAMQ east of Beaumont at Banning as it races along the Yuma Sub.