While work continues on Star Wars Land, changes now are more subtle despite all the activity at the site. However, the unexpected opening of the Big Thunder Trail offered some new perspectives on the work being done on the Frontierland side of the site, particularly on the Disneyland Railroad right-of-way.

The trail was opened in response to the crowds that have filled Disneyland during the final weeks of the holiday season.

And here's a look at the construction from a distance:

We'll have more updates from the Disneyland Resort in a separate piece very soon.