A busy photo. An eastbound comes up main #2 as MoW crews work on the new signal tower, the new crossover switch and prepare two other switches to make the new crossover to the UP line complete. Bu... (more)
Congestion at summit as a westbound UP gets the green and three BNSF trains hold. The grading for the 3rd main as some ice contrast for photos now.
First light hits Cajon Summit as a westbound UP Intermodal passes through.
With the new cantilever tower finally in service this eastbound passes under it as it crests Cajon Summit.
The San Berdo Helpers push an eastbound up and over the summit. Work continues on the grading for the 3rd main. Also a UP sits on the Palmdale Cut-off above the BNSF lines.
The Cajon Helpers, two ex-Santa Fe warbonnets, speed through Cajon Summit heading east to help another westbound down the pass.
A westbound coil-car train crests Cajon Summit as in the background a major wildfire gets closer to the tracks and threatens the town of Hesperia.
A westbound passes another westbound UP awaiting a crew change at summit.
After taking a signal indication this eastbound continues through Cajon Summit as fresh snow sits on the mountains, yes mountains in SoCal, to the north.
Before sunrise on Cajon Summit and westbound starts it's decent down Cajon Pass.
Running elephant style over Cajon Summit. Note the heavy snow!
A short manifest passes through Cajon Summit.
Up and down the Cajon Pass. An eastbound and westbound pass each other at Silverwood as the eastbound crest Cajon Summit.
Cresting Cajon Summit with fresh snow on the mountains in the background. Also love the Iowa, Chicago & Eastern engine in the consist.