The MWCNPX departs West Colton with UP EMD T4 3063 leading.
A pair of CP's lead a MWCEU as the train departs West Colton yard.
"May Gray" has changed into "June Gloom" (low-altitude stratus clouds which form over the cool water of the Pacific Ocean’s California Current, and spread overnight into the co... (more)
How often can the crew hang out of the cab, and see their own rear end device. What I believe to be captive power to Colton yard. With SDP45's on the ends, and a SD9 and I believe an SD39, The odd... (more)
UP's eastbound ILBNS eases off BNSF rails onto the Yuma Sub via the Mt. Vernon connector.
The trim job heads under Pepper to gain clearance.
Power for the day's manifest to Englewood Yard in Houston backs towards its train at West Colton Yard as a Dynamic Tamper passes on the main.
A KCS ES44AC shoves on the rear as a Herzog Ballast work train briefly heads west on the Alhambra Sub towards Montclair although its final destination is to the east in Yuma.
An Ogden bound manifest begins its journey from the trim yard at West Colton under stormy skies.
Presumably, in an effort to reduce team tensions and establish a corporate identity some corporate genius decided to splash CR on everything, taking an already ratty looking operation into a new l... (more)
The Englewood power backs down to it's train with 3 KCS motors in the lashup.
UP's West Colton to Ogden manifest begins to depart at Pepper Ave.
A late running Amtrak 3 passes thru the Colton/Grand Terrace area in early morning.
UP 1546 Approaches Pepper Ave. while train building at the Union Pacific West Colton yard. Hand held pan shot 1/15 second, f/2.8, ISO 1600, Canon 5D with a 70mm - 200mm f/2.8L.
UP 8734 leads a manifest freight on a second main as it approaches the West Colton yard while a 2mile+ stack train waits for a new crew on the other main.