The sun has broken through the clouds at Cajon Summit as UP 3144 prepares to roll down a heavy grain train down the west slope into the Los Angeles basin.
A Union Pacific stack train on BNSF rails has almost finished its long climb up Cajon Pass. It will remain on BNSF rails until Dagget, then onto home rails over to Las Vegas and Salt Lake City.
The 1979 Pacific Railroad Society "Mountain Outin" passenger special was run up the steeper south track from Cajon Siding to Cajon Summit, and in the process, pretty much tied up the rai... (more)
Union Pacific 3523 leads an eastbound manifest out of the fog and into the bright sunlight as it roars through Summit on Cajon Pass.
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)
Santa Fe 8747 rolls into the Summit on Cajon Pass after battling snow.
Amtrak 289 leads the westbound Desert Wind through the snow flurries at Cajon Summit. Snow was not very common in Cajon Pass.
A winter storm has dropped a light dusting of snow at Cajon Summit as the eastbound Amtrak Desert Wind breaks out of the clouds into a brief moment of sunlight.
Union Pacific 3091 has stopped on the south main line at summit. Creeping up on the north main is Amtrak 221 leading the westbound Desert Wind. The Amtrak train will cross over from the north to... (more)
Three GEVO's depart Summit westbound elephant style.
Another stack train heads east over Cajon Pass seen here approaching the summit with all newer power.
Rounding the curve at Summit, a mix of GEVO's and Dash 9's pull hard to get an intermodal up Cajon Pass.
A pair of DPU's bring up the rear of a sizable stack train making its way down Cajon Pass.
It is a clear, cool morning as UP 3630 east heads up the hill towards the summit with snow on the distant mountains.