Union Pacific's KG1LA stack train meets the YSC22R yard switcher at North Yard in Salt Lake City. The UPY 637 was built the Missouri Pacific 1637 in October 1979.
The crew of the local rides the front porch and controls the power remotely to perform some end of job switching at the north end of the Provo yard.
A variety of UP power, including Y613 (GP15-1), 688 (GP38-2), and 7145 (AC4410CW), sit in the 36th Street yard
Saddle Up! A crewmember boards UPY 629 (GP15-1) for a run in the yard.
With only a few hours to railfan around Lubbock, I made it a point to find and shoot the West Lubbock & Texas. When I achie... (more)
UPY 681 (GP15-1) lashes up to three other workhorses in the 36th Street Yard to wait for the next assignment. Pretty soon the new RTD Light Rail line will run along this stretch, making shots fro... (more)
UPY 570 (GP15-1) works a string of freight at the 36th Street yard while UPY 1329 (MP15AC) sits solo on the sidelines.
The rolling stock waits for UPY 629 (GP15-1) and partners to shuffle the order and then be sent off to other parts of the country.
A Colorado sunrise shines on UPY 570 (GP15-1) and team as they head into the 36th Street yard in Denver with a load of empty coal cars.
An unusually warm winter evening is greeted by a train of empties breaking the silence as they slowly creep into the setting sun over the San Saba River.
UPY 570 (GP15-1) breaks out of the morning shadows and heads to the 36th Street Yard with a load of coal cars. Great to see the 'old school' SP Cotton Belt in the mix.
At the end of a busy day switching oil refineries, Union Pacific's 'Pioneer Local' prepares to make a backup move from Main 2 into UP North Yard in Salt Lake City.
UPY 629 (GP15-1) pulls a string of freight out of the North Yard in Denver.