A northbound loaded vehicle train from KCSM at the Mexican border at Laredo, TX heads toward San Antonio and beyond, seen here passing a great patch of wildflowers just south of Devine, TX.
UP 4755 leads 110 baretables through the control point at Belvidere, NE on a spring evening. Not too many years ago it took all of the dogcatch crews one could rustle up in order to keep this rail... (more)
Union Pacific 2001 is one out of a pair of locomotives that were painted for the Olympic celebrations when that event was held out in Salt Lake City.
Still wearing the unique paint scheme, the en... (more)
NS empty rail train 915 rounds the bend just north of Norris, SC with a single Union Pacific SD70M in the lead. He is passing by a classic Southern Railway wistle board, which is extreemly uncommo... (more)
A quintet of SD70Ms, UP 5212, 4069, 4477, 4337, & 3842, lead an eastbound manifest.
Leading 17M around the classic N&W CPL at Keystone, West Virginia, a trio of UP's work westbound into the sun after passing the 234 at Crozier.
After the river got stirred up by a passing motorboat, 214 speeds across the Yadkin River Bridge into Linwood Yard for a crew change, then onto Lynchburg and Rutherford Pennsylvania.
UP's priority ZDVSC train glides through Roy on March 27, 2015.
65E races west through Manville. Just out of sight and tied down is the 66Z with the CofG unit leading. On this day the temperature was hovering around 10 Degrees, but with gusty winds, the wind c... (more)
A UP SD70M and SP patched AC44CW lead UP ZYCMX through Sidney, IL, this afternoon.
Empty auto racks down the Cuesta grade.
A 4-pack of elephant style UP motors lead 3 other NS units on 17M, swapping crews at the "White House" on the mainline. U06 sits on the Middle Yard Lead, waiting on 17M and eventually 21... (more)
Big Boy 4014 meets red boxes - somewhere between Wamsutter and Rawlins.
UP 4912 East meets an empty westbound coal train on UP's Marysville sub.
Drifting downgrade through Morgan, Utah, on March 14th, 2015, is Union Pacific train ZDVSC 14 (UPS, Expedited Intermodal; Denver CO to Salt Lake City UT). Power for the train is SD70M 5013, AC440... (more)