A Proper Dump in the Pass - On December 31, 2014, we got our first snow fall in the Cajon Pass in about two seasons. While it was nice to have some of the white stuff to shoot against, the... (more)
Walker with Snow - An eastbound stack train pulls against the hill at CP Walker on the last of 2014 after a light dusting of snow from Pacific Storm Freeman. (Air Temperature at time of sh... (more)
Sullivan's Curve - A Los Angeles bound stack train rolls down the pass through Sullivan's Curve on the former Southern Pacific Palmdale Cutoff.
By the Dawn's Early Light - An eastbound manifest climbs the Cajon Pass at day break on the last day of 2014 after an over night dusting of snow from Pacific Storm Freeman.
A Light Dusting at WBCS Walker - An eastbound stack train pulls against the hill at CP Walker on the last of 2014 after a light dusting of snow from Pacific Storm Freeman. (Air Temperature... (more)
Reason to Foam - A CSX Unit on a Stack Drag Departing Los Angeles - A Roseville bound stack train climbs the Cajon Pass on the Palm Dale Cutoff en-route to Mojave California with a CSX unit... (more)
Pet Cemetery - [2014 Winter Solstice Study] - An eastbound manifest passes the final resting place of "Patch" the dog, and a number of other beloved pets.
UP 48" AreoWedge #948001 - [2014 Winter Solstice Study] - Designed by UP employees to reduce drag on the forward end of a double stack train, the areo wedge was "[y]ears in develo... (more)
The Blue Hour on the Solictice Near Winterhaven - [2014 Winter Solstice Study] - An eastbound stack train threads it's way through the badlands on the way to the mighty Colorado River and A... (more)
Yuma by Morning - [2014 Winter Solstice Study] - An eastbound stacker crosses the Colorado River into Yuma Arizona on the morning of the shortest day of the year.
The steel trestle brid... (more)
Crossing the Oasis - [2014 Winter Solstice Study] - The stark contrast between sands of the Sonoran Desert and the riparian boundaries on either side of the All American Canal just outside ... (more)
Rolling Through the Valley of the Mighty Colorado- [2014 Winter Solstice Study] - A westbound stack train rolls through the flat and fertile valley carved by the mighty Colorado River while... (more)
Auto Train at Mormon Rocks - A San Diego bound auto train rounds the turn from CP Walker on Main #2 of the BNSF Cajon Subdivision at Mormon Rocks.
The train will cross Cajon Creek in abo... (more)
My Favorite GEVO - BNSF 7777 - The first picture I have of BNSF #7777 was taken on July 29, 2009, where I got it at the crossing with the Power Line Road at MP 57.17.
Since then I have s... (more)
Bagdad Now - An eastbound auto train rolls through what was once Bagdad California on it's way to Amboy.
The road in the foreground is National Trails Highway (aka Route 66).