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A Trip to Cajon Pass 2/8/2014

plus the Big Boy at West Colton

by Chris Guenzler

Bill Compton picked me up and we were off to Cajon Pass. We picked a spot at Blu Cut where I had not taken any pictures in years at to start our day.

BNSF 5869 East was the first train of the day at Blu Cut.

BNSF 7522 East climbed through Blu Cut.

Bill and my shadows.

Amtrak's Southwest Chief Train 3 running 2.5 hours late had a surprise for us with the Big Game Unit painted up for the Texas-Oklahoma Football Game last Fall.

Union Pacific 7817 East with KCS 4032 and DPU 7942.

BNSF 6916 East rolled through Blu Cut.

BNSF 7826 west rolled down grade through Blu Cut. From here we headed to a spot in Sullivans Curve.

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