With track work being done on the Santa Fe north track near Cajon Summit, the dispatcher has sent two LAX trains up the 3% south track. UP 3707, along with two DD40s and a GE UBoat, have hooked o... (more)
Long nose "snoot" UP 3351 leads SD-45 CNW 6580, SD40-2 CNW 6872, and two more UP SD40-2s up Cajon Pass towards Sullivan's Curve with an eastbound intermodal hotshot.
Union Pacific 8083, on of their "fast 40 class SD40-2s", rounds the corner at Summit with the hot LAX eastbound intermodal train. Camping out at Summit was a good way to see this train ... (more)
UP 3549 leads three more UP SD40-2s and a GE U-boat eastbound through Blue Cut with a long APL doublestack train.
It is a cold winter morning as Union Pacific 3596 nears the summit in Cajon Pass.
Union Pacific's LAX heads up Cajon Pass on its way east. The power for this hot UPS train is the typical "Fast Forty Sandwich" (two DDA40X "Centennials" back to back, with an 8000-class SD40-2H b... (more)
Centennial No. 6905 leads a hot eastbound pig train at Martinez Spur.
UP 3568 east on the LAX approaches the summit traveling on the souht track. Heavy maintenance work is being done on the north track. The LAX is being helped up the hill by the second LAX 3707 east... (more)
UP 3568 east leads two other SD40-2, a C30-7 and a DDA40X at Blue Cut on a clear morning in February. This train is being followed closely behind by SSW 9155 west on the Palmdale cut off track abo... (more)
UP eastbound train LAX rounding "Sullivans Curve" in Cajon Pass, CA