Completed by 1953 Union Pacific's third main track over Sherman Hill, also known as the 'Harriman Line', traded 10 extra miles for an easier gradient for heavy westbounds on the busy Overland Rout... (more)
As the sun begins to illuminate the sky over Wyoming a westbound Union Pacific shooter nears the top of Peru Hill west of Green River.
Inspecting 'Walonger'. On leap year day 2016 a three car Union Pacific inspection special climbs the Tehachapi grade just below Marcel, giving officials on board a close-up view of the progress be... (more)
A westbound empty rail train comes off the ex T&P line at Sierra Blanca, TX. The original SP Sunset Route is the track branching off to the right.
Westbound rock train at El Casco.
Passing through West Barstow, UP 2602 leads a CP and NS unit on a loaded Ethanol train.
UP 2602 along with a couple pool units from CP and NS lead a westbound loaded ethanol train on the Cajon Sub near Hodge. Tacked onto the rear of the long train is a pair of SD70M manned helpers.
CN pool power leads a westbound grain load through Hinkley on the Mojave Sub.
CN 3049 west eases to a stop in the siding at Jimgrey on the BNSF Mojave Sub for a meet with an Eastbound. This train is running from Kansas City to Kings Park, near Fresno.
UP 2728 leads the westbound Robertson rock train near El Casco.
UP 2700 brings up the rear of the westbound ZMQLA as it drops down San Timoteo Canyon between Ordway and El Casco.
UP 2602 leads the ZLCBRC up the Palmdale Cutoff at South Canyon.
A Union Pacific special with tier4 power headed northbound via the Coastline to Oakland
4 units lead the Northbound ZLCLT as it's about to duck into tunnel 3 at Bealville.
UP 2612 leads a MWCRV at Illmon on a warm evening in the Tehachapi Mountains.