BNSF's Q LACAUG6 17 meets the Q CHILAC6 16 west of Ludlow on BNSF's busy Needles Sub.
Emerging from Tunnel #5 with a plume of black smoke, BNSF 7157 leads the H MODBAR onto the main at Cliff, southbound on UP's Mojave Sub.
UP ES44AC 5481 brings up the rear of a long Roseville, CA bound manifest which has just reached the bottom of Tehachapi Pass.
BNSF 7110 leads an eastbound grain train through Tolle on a foggy morning.
A quartet of various GE products wearing BNSF's H3 livery leads a Willow Springs-San Bernardino Z train westward, towards the bottom of Cajon Pass.
Clean UP ES44AC 7952 shoves hard on the tailend of a UP Los Angeles, CA-Brooklyn, OR Z train, having just left the north siding switch at Canyon on the Mojave Sub.
LGT leaves Gardner Yard, heading towards it's final destination of Ayer, MA with excellent power.
The fall colors are nice and vibrant up in the high-country as Amtrak's westbound "California Zephyr" with AMTK P42DC No. 184 leading races through the village of Tolland, Colorado along... (more)
It's a gorgeous, but also bi-polar morning in Colorado's high country, but then again, it is Colorado... it changes every five minutes. Seen here, BNSF ES44C4 No. 6791 leads two more BNSF GE's dow... (more)
With dynamics brakes howling, BNSF ES44DCs bring up the rear of a Barstow-San Diego manifest at Cajon Pass' summit.
BNSF ES44DC 7752 begins the climb over Cajon Pass with an eastbound local for Barstow.
One of BNSF's Tier 3 credit units, BNSF ES44C4 4264, leads a hot San Bernardino-Chicago Z train up Cajon Pass.
BNSF ES44C4 6995 leads a stack train over the Summit of Cajon Pass as the appropriately named control point, "Summit".
BNSF ES44C4 6538 has just about reached the summit of Cajon Pass with an eastbound Alliance, TX bound Z train. UP's MWCRV-15 (West Colton-Roseville) can be seen climbing eastward on their Mojave S... (more)
A westbound BNSF Mixed Manifest ducks under highway 40 as it approaches the small community of Sulphur hot Springs.