SP 8568 leads Rio Grande 3156 and another SP unit westbound down the eastbound main at the Cienega Creek Bridge. Usually westbound trains take the long bridge over the Cienega Creek and the eastb... (more)
An eastbound Union Pacific intermodal train approaches the bridge over Cienega Creek at Vail, Arizona, on April 25, 2017.
An SP leader at Cienega Creek The highlight of a day at Cienega Creek was this westbound stack train with an SP leader. It's 2001 and the UP takeover is 3+ years old. There were still ple... (more)
On the afternoon of April 22, 2017, a westbound Union Pacific vehicle train crosses Cienega Creek Bridge at Vail, Arizona.
Cotton Belt 9654 leads the CHLAX past the old water tower and semaphore just east of the Pantano bridges. A derailment near the westbound Pantano bridge caused the sunset route between the crosso... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific stack train passes over Cienega Creek Bridge at Vail, Arizona, on April 23, 2017. Note the Arrowedge container behind the power.
A westbound Union Pacific vehicle train crosses Cienega Creek Bridge at Vail, Arizona, on the afternoon of April 22, 2017. UP second main track predominately used for eastbounds is in the foregrou... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific stack train scoots across Cienega Creek Bridge near Vail, Arizona, on the former Southern Pacific Sunset Route on the morning of April 23, 2017. The parallel highway Cien... (more)
At dusk, SP 359 West, a loaded UP grain train out of the Midwest, is parked at Vail awaiting a new crew . In the distance we can see the headlight of another parked westbound.
A light 1x1 manifest train roars upgrade out of Tucson AZ
UP 7989 leads the GSJNCP 27 through the horseshoe curve in Vail AZ with a massive 15K+ grain train down into Tucson AZ
A westbound Union Pacific intermodal train flies across Cienega Creek Bridge at Vail, Arizona, on the afternoon of April 22, 2017.
The UP brightline special cuts through Cienega Creek
Union Pacific EMD SD70M No. 4280 leads a westbound UP intermodal train over Cienega Creek Bridge near Vail, Arizona, on April 22, 2017.
UP 6318 a patch Southern Pacific unit leads a San Antonio, TX to LATC, CA Z train over Cienaga Creek