A pair of Dash 9s, including a BNSF "swoosh" repaint, bracket a nice surprise - one of NS's recently acquired ex-UP SD90MACs powering grain loads southbound at Sunbright, TN.
BNSF 5397 leads a westbound manifest through East Maryhill on BNSF's Fallbridge Subdivision. Note the smiley face in between the number boards.
Leaning into a curve while heading west across fills and cliffs along "The North Bank Road". The Columbia River and John Day Dam are visible beyond.
With a "peach" leader, this priority stack train rounds the super-elevated curve at the west end of 'Matfield Green Siding' and heads for Wichita and beyond.
A westbound freight approaches Cosnino Road with a couple of units still in ATSF colors
Outbound Z. Note the three dash-8s each, all with the same paint scheme but with each in a different state of cleanliness and decay.
Eastbound starting up the pass along Bena Rd. on a hazy afternoon.
World famous Hill 582. Taken in the early afternoon I was lucky to catch a westbound coming down main #1 and showing the hills memorial in the foreground.
BNSF 5397 heads up Cajon Pass while passing the cars that were involved in a derailment back on 4/28/04.