The morning sun has topped the mountains and shines down to light up the fall colors on the Summit of Marias Pass. Eastbound Stacks with BNSF 5023 leading also basks in the morning sun.
A morning appearance of BNSF No. 5023 leading a eastbound Stack through the Summit area of Marias Pass.
A long BNSF stack train struggles up the 2.2% grade at the Cajon OS on the BNSF Cajon Sub
21. The shadows creep up quickly in the mountains but boy does the sky start to light up. The snow is starting to accumulate as I work my way up the eastern side.
Dropping away down the 3% gradient of the South Track, the UP can be seen in the shadows above.
A westbound drops off Cajon at sunset with a UP crossing over through the connector to the ex-SP behind. The GP30u and the Borax covered hoppers suggest this train is bound for Watson Yard near th... (more)
On a clear spring morning, BNSF 5023 makes its way eastward with intermodal through Sullivan's Curve while a southbound UP manifest is stopped in Canyon siding waiting for a signal to proceed down... (more)