UP 1989 heads north on the Palmdale Cut-Off.
UP 1989 leads a West Colton to Fresno manifest, as it approaches Tunnel #5 at the north end of Cliff.
UP 1989 leads the MWCFR, as it crests the summit at Tehachapi after a slow climb up the east side of the Tehachapi Mountains.
UP 1989 drags the MWCFR 29 up the grade of the Tehachapi's. As the train was leaving Mojave one of the trains 3 motors failed and the crew had to drag the train up the pass with 2 engines.
The Rio Grande heritage units first trip to Southern California was in September of 2007 and is seen passing through San Bernardino with a Westbound stack train.
The Rio Grande heritage unit leads a manifest downgrade through Cliff. The setting sun helps contrast the unit from the green hillside.
With Rio Grange Heritage SD70ACe 1989 leading ES44ACs 5415 and 5367, the West Colton to Fresno Manifest rolls past the cement plant at Monolith.
With the low evening sun dropping into the San Joaquin Valley haze, the Rio Grande heritage SD70ACe rolls downhill through Cliff with a westbound manifest. Following this train over the pass on th... (more)
Rock and Rail's first rock train of the year provided a surprise. The train was led by UP Rio Grande Heritage Unit 1989 seen here exiting the Royal Gorge near Canon City, CO. It was a good day to ... (more)
After an exciting trip east with Amtrak's California Zephyr, UP 1989 awaits a shuttle back to UP's Canal Street Yard. Some Amtrak workers stop by for a look at a beautiful locomotive.
Union Pacific's Rio Grande Heritage SD70ACe leads a Denver, CO to Salt Lake City, UT manifest on former D&RGW rails at American Fork, Utah. The rugged snow clad peak in the distance is 11,749 ft. ... (more)
On a gorgeous autumn afternoon, UP's Rio Grande Heritage SD70ACe leads the daily Denver, CO to Salt Lake City, UT manifest across the power switches at West Kyune, Utah.
A duo of Union Pacific Heritage SD70ACe units power an Operation Lifesaver Special through an odd combination of grade crossing signals at Lehi City's Center Street grade crossing.
Appearing for the first time on Utah's Soldier Summit, UP's Rio Grande Heritage SD70ACe looked right at home emerging from the Kyune Gooseneck on October 22, 2006.
Minutes after arriving at Helper, Utah for the very first time, UP 1989, the Rio Grande Heritage SD70ACe, prepares to make a switch move in the lower yard.