On a chilly morning in December 2001, UP 2852 East climbs the western slope of Arizona's Dragoon Mountains. The right of way, engineered by SP, curves back and forth across the landscape to climb ... (more)
A Union Pacific intermodal rolls downhill in the Sonoran Desert with a growing monsoon storm to the East.
UP 8932 notches up to tackle the long and steep grade up to the Dragoon mountains
What appears to be a North Line Local heads west up the steep grade at the new control point of Apache, just west of Cochise, AZ. UP has recently added a second main track on this part of the Suns... (more)
With a little snow still on the ground from a storm earlier today, an eastbound SP pig train passes the big coaling tower at Mescal, AZ. The tower appears to have been built shortly after SP acqui... (more)
UP 4055 leads a empty grain up the steep grade at Fenner
UP 8557 leads a Long WB intermodal train up the sags at Chamiso
BNSF 4282 leads a long and heavy double stack train through the rock cuts at Perrin
BNSF 4269 leads a EB intermodal up Nelson Canyon
A nice little suckerhole to light up a dark scene. With storm clouds forming at an incredible rate, this was basically the last bit of sunshine left until sunset on this stormy day.
A beautiful morning in Seligman Az. with fog to the west, after 11 days in a row of rain from monsoon storms.
A colorful consist of Cotton Belt 9381, WC 6498 and CNW 6819 leads an eastbound manifest out of Tucson. Plenty of pool power rolled across the Sunset Route during the 1990s.
Daily Unit Train climbs up the hill towards Ray Mine & tonight will have the unexpected duty of helping OT-1 right a couple ore cars that discharged while being loaded.
UP 2684 leads the Hot City of Industry to Global 4 Z train out of Tucson
UP 7484 leads the ZG4TU out of the yard in Tucson, AZ