Early morning finds a Eastbound UP Intermodal with a block of Tropicana cars on the head end working up Beaumont Hill near El Casco.
Westbound tonnage drops downgrade past the old SP location of El Casco in San Timoteo Canyon.
Late in the evening a Westbound manifest freight drops down through San Timoteo Canyon near El Casco as it heads for West Colton.
Early morning finds a eastbound train of empty flats starting the climb up Beaumont Hill as it passes the Ordway crossovers.
The Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe station in Redlands is amazingly ornate, dare I say ostentatious... Sadly, it has not seen in a train in some years now. Designed in 1909 by architect Arthur Bro... (more)
Set of helpers backing up against its train....eventually heading east towards West Colton.
UP 8147 leads an eastbound manifest out of Redlands as it begins its climb up Beaumont Hill.
UP 8147 leads a Eastbound out of Redlands as it begins its climb up Beaumont Hill.
There's this little section of trees in San Timoteo Canyon that really belies the Southern California terrain and makes one believe that they are in the Pacific Northwest. Here they frame Miss Kat... (more)