SF 5124 snoot leads the York Canyon, NM coal train through Cajon Pass at Blue Cut. A four unit set of remote control helpers are cut i mid train. Santa Fe was experimenting with remote helpers usi... (more)
A CNW Dash 9 leads three UP SD40-2's thru Cajon Pass with an eastbound stack train.
Low clouds hang in Cajon Pass on a December morning. BNSF no. 7112 and mates appear out of the fog pulling stacks eastbound up the hill through Blue Cut.
BNSF Railway train Z-SBDALT9-20L climbs Cajon Pass as it passes through Blue Cut. This UPS-LTL intermodal train, headed from San Bernardino to Alliance, Texas, is powered by BNSF ES44C4 6937, BNS... (more)
Low clouds and low temperatures cover Cajon Pass as westbound BNSF No. 6656 cuts through the fog.
A fan trip operated by the Union Pacific for the Union Pacific Historical Society (which was having a convention in Ontario CA) finds the railroad’s “Challenger” locomotive, 4-6-6-4 3985, te... (more)
SP 4449 is heading up Cajon Pass towards Blue Cut as it "races" Union Pacific 8444. In some places on the pass one train would be ahead of the other, but in many places, the SP 4449 and UP 8444 w... (more)
UP 3326 leads UP 2469, UP 2839 and UP 6913 westbound down Cajon Pass towards Blue Cut. This view shows just how big the DD40X was compared to other locomotives in the UP roster.
With misty clouds draping the mountains and a light rain falling, a westbound Santa Fe pig meets an eastbound manifest at Blue Cut. We're standing right on top of the infamous San Andreas Fault.
Santa Fe "Kodachrome" merger unit 5966 east leads two GP30 merger units and 3 other SF blue units on a heavy manifest train near Blue Cut in Cajon Pass on a beautiful November afternoon.
Santa Fe 5394, sporting the brand new SPSF "Kodachrome" merger paint scheme, heads east up Cajon Pass. This was the first revenue run for the 5394, which has the white letters. The let... (more)
Four BNSF C44-9W's 5099, 5184, 1048 (H1 paint) and 4736 westbound near Blue Cut, California.
BNSF C44-9W 4653 and 679 eastbound at Blue Cut, Cajon Pass, California.
Working upgrade through Blue Cut, Amtrak President Joe Boardman's train climbs into Cajon Pass as it heads north for its destination of Modesto.
Quite the lash up. Five units, five models. GP39-2, GP35U, GP30, SD45, C30-7.