A BNSF intermodal passes through Cajon Jct.
Snaking out of Sullivan's Curve and past Cajon Junction, an eastbound BNSF Z train works upgrade in the afternoon heat through the chard hills following the massive Blue Cut Fire.
The dynamic brakes are whining as a BNSF freight slowly decends Cajon Pass on the original Santa Fe route through Cajon Pass. This is a 3% plus grade. The Mormon Rocks shine in the morning sun a... (more)
I would not have minded if the order of the locomotive consist had been reversed... On the other hand, didn't see GP39s in the lead very often, either!