This repo train arrives late into SLO on this fall morning. The SD70M duo leading stalled while attempting the grade outside of Santa Margarita, possibly because ice on the rails in the early morn... (more)
Union Pacific's $8.5 million track inspection vehicle makes its way on to The J at JB Tower. It will run down the CN to Joliet where it will get back on home rails and test the old SPCSL. The car ... (more)
UP's normally nocturnal Denver North Yard to Pueblo manifest was dashing through the snow a mile south of Palmer Lake
UPY 613 (GP15-1 built for the Missouri Pacific in 1977) is often found working the 36th Street Yard shuffling freight cars, while the heavies wait for the assembled train.
A massive 150 car manifest struggles upgrade through the S-curves on the west side of Telocaset Hill in arid Eastern Oregon. In the distance, the Blue Mountains are obscured in haze from fires far... (more)
The sun is just off the horizon on a cool August morning as a westbound K train slowly winds its way through the twisting reverse curves above Pyles Creek on the steep descent of Telocaset Hill in... (more)
UP 8444 spends the night at La Grande, Oregon after making a run with a passenger special from Portland. On Sept. 15 it will head the train back west to Pendleton for the Pendleton Roundup, then r... (more)
UP's PH (Portland Hinkle) rolls east along the Columbia River at dusk at Blalock siding west of Boardman, Oregon. UP's mainline follows the Columbia River from this area to Portland on some of the... (more)
UP 960 heads up a Directors' Special through Steilacoom along Puget Sound on a blustery spring day in 1979. The train is headed from Seattle to Portland and points east and is running on BN tracka... (more)
Working hard up the east slope of Cajon Pass at Lugo, 4 EMD lug a long MNPWC towards the Summit.
Brand new UP 8912 leads a North Platte to West Colton freight down Cajon Pass on BNSF rails.
LOF66 prepares to depart Guadalupe after the northbound Starlight.
A pair of ex-SP geeps off of the day's LOL30 Guadalupe Local bask in the evening sun.
UP MCHPB Heads south through Downtown Tuscola after a storm.
Climbing towards tunnel 2. A fantastic place to spend an afternoon.