With the Nugget Resort Casino in the background, UP 5522 pushes the rear of an empty autorack train in the Union Pacific yard at Sparks, Nevada.
For all the hoopla surrouding Cajon and Tehachapi Pass in Southern California, it should be noted that the UP Yuma sub is no slouch. This particular morning, the Yuma provided non stop action with... (more)
A pair of uphill freights meet at Alray, with a Union Pacific Northbound mixed goods train lead by a GE AC45CCTE heading up the Palmdale Cutoff, and BNSF ES44C4 4299 shoving hard on the rear of an... (more)
Approaching Andrews Yard. Led by foreign power, NS 192 approaches Catawba Street on its way to Andrews Yard in Columbia, SC.
What looks like as small yard are actually six main lines representing four of the five Class 1 railroads operating in Memphis, Tennessee. UP 7895, on the UP Memphis Sub main, and UP 3946, on the ... (more)
Over Cypress Creek at West Junction, the Union Pacific power is cut from an empty coal train at the edge of CN Harrison Yard in Memphis. CN M302 departs the yard on the low line with its' freight ... (more)
The Westbound "Z" departs Meridian, MS bound for Los Angeles, CA. The trin has just came off of Norfolk Southern's AGS line from Atlanta, GA and is now on the KCS Meridian Speedway for i... (more)
Heavy freight passes by the Iconic Multnomah Falls along the Columbia River Gorge! Just outside of Portland, Oregon.
Busy day at Cajon Pass
UP 7363 is in full dynamics as it rolls down the grade from the summit at Dragoon. It is now passing the siding at Fenner and will soon be to the town of Benson.
Union Pacific 5527 leads UP 4217 and GATX 2671 westbound across the Cienega Creek bridge.
UP 5485 is the DPU on an eastbound doublestack as it rolls down the hill from the summit at Dragoon. In the distance the headlight from a westbound train can be seen.
Another beautiful Arizona sunset in Tucson as UP 7887 idles in the yard. Photo taken with permission.