It was always a kick when UP pool power was run up from Chicago as it was a pretty rare occasion when it happened. Here a set from the Omaha/Bensenville pool sits on four track at the Milwaukee Di... (more)
Between Colton and Kyune, the tracks duck under Hwy 6 and pass a new set of UP signals that will soon be in service.
UP 5126 leads a eastbound coal empty bound for Bowie Colorado east of Soldier Summit at Colton.
Heading into the rising morning sun, Union Pacific’s MPVNY freight (Provo to North Yard, Denver manifest) drops downgrade toward Leyden, Colorado, on January 23, 2007.
A colorful power consist leads the APLA along the foothills of the Oquirrh Mountains with the Great Salt Lake and the former Western Pacific the background.
UP 7443, 8928, 3916, 6910, & 5586 westbound.
Near as I can tell, this is the first and only image of the Energy branch of the UP / DRGW (14+ miles to the Twentymile Mine) here on Railpics. This is too bad, because like the entire branch to C... (more)
Late morning along the western portion of Union Pacific's Provo Subdivision finds an eastbound UP general freight gliding through a set of curves near Thistle.
With a lone EMD SD70ACe up front, an eastbound UP general freight begins its trip into into the Wasatch mountains on the Provo Subdivision as it passes the windmill installation near Spanish Fork.
With evening beginning to set in Utah's beautiful Wasatch mountains, another eastbound empty UP coal train works upgrade at Thistle on the Provo Subdivision with a pair of DPU's bringing up the re... (more)
Near the Kyune tunnels on UP's Provo Subdivision, a three-unit set of helpers including one of UP's C60AC's heads east back to Helper after assisting a westbound coal train up the grade to Colton.
With the famous Castle Gate rock formation dominating the scene, a westbound UP coal train heads into the Price River Canyon on UP's Provo Subdivision with the lone DPU bringing up the rear.
Near Castle Gate on UP's Provo Subdivision, an eastbound empty coal train with a "Jenks" repainted SD70M on the point works downhill toward Helper.
A beautiful summer morning in the Wastach mountains a few miles east of Soldier Summits finds an eastbound UP empty coal train working through the curves at the Kyune crossovers.
Having topped the grade at Soldier Summit a few miles earlier, an eastbound empty coal train passes through the confines just east of Colton on UP's Provo Subdivision.