Passing the intermediate signals at El Casco in San Timoteo Canyon, the latest in GE motive power leads an eastbound intermodal upgrade toward Beaumont on the ex-SP Sunset Route.
Working upgrade between Redlands and El Casco on Union Pacific's Yuma Subdivision, brand new UP 2714 and four other motors have an eastbound stack train well in hand as it passes through the Ordwa... (more)
After an impromptu photo line was established with a couple of local clowns, UP 2714 hustles the ZLCAI east between Ordway and El Casco.
Brand new UP 2714 leads the ZLCAI out of San Timoteo Canyon at Beaumont seen from the Centennial bridge overpass.
Just a few weeks old, UP 2714 leads an eastbound intermodal train out of the Los Angeles basin, passing one of the very few remaining active searchlight installations in the entire region located ... (more)
UP 1616 (SD40N) and UP 1633 (SD40N) glide down York summit as the head down Union Pacific's Sharp Sub. This local is headed to Magnum which is located next to the IPP power plant. Magnum stores fu... (more)
One of my favorite experiences of my recent California trip was at a vantage point high on the rocks to the northeast of the famous Keddie Wye. Just after 8 A.M., UP's Canyon Crawler eases out ont... (more)
Early morning of September 26, Q455 (running as Z455) was leaving the CFRC territory and heading into the old ramp (likely to avoid congestion ahead of the SunRail start times) when the last 13 ca... (more)
A green signal lights up as a westbound coal train is about to pass.
A westbound Z train pulls up to the pad in Clinton for a crew change.
The double track comes back together as the Circus train nears the mouth of Spanish Fork Canyon.
UP Heritage unit 1995 leads a eastbound K-line train.
A matching set of three rebuilt EMD SD40-2's, now classified as SD40N's by the Union Pacific, bask in the early morning sunlight at Arrolime, Nevada located along the UP's Caliente Subdivision nor... (more)
Winding through the curves at "Windy Point", a location formerly known as Fingal on the ex-SP Sunset Route near Palm Springs, a recently repainted ES44AC looks great as it leads a westbo... (more)
The eastbound coal train is on the west approach to the Missouri River Bridge, and the track in the foreground leads to the Blair riverfront industrial complex.