The UP Gila Sub is the ex-Southern Pacific Sunset Route that runs 255 miles from Yuma, AZ, to Tuscon, AZ. UP is slowly getting ready thru PTC upgrades or double tracking projects to replace any re... (more)
Union Pacific 3557 leads a trio of SP locomotives out of tunnel 9 on Tehachapi Loop. This train was very long and easily looped over itself. The railfan standing on the stairs to the left is my ... (more)
W/B Union Pacific freight w-UP C40-8 9298, UP 3736, UP 3177, SP 7320 near Victorville, CA.
UP GP38-2 2172 (ex-MP 2172), MP SD40-2 6019 and MKT GP38-2 314.
Been here over 50 times in my lifetime, but never from the air. Today's drone shot is the Global 2 to Lathrop, CA, westbound large barge Z-train. Here the train rolls past this classic icon elevat... (more)
UP 844 waiting for it's big journey
Side view of UP844 Sitting in Denver Yard getting ready to make the journey to Cheyenne Frontier Days.
Northbound coke empty W222 passes through the farmland in the valley just past Fort Blackmore
Northbound empty coke train W222 crosses the Copper Creek Trestle on a hot July afternoon.
UP 1988 "The Katy" heritage unit recently arrived in charge of an Intermodal Nuevo Laredo-Toluca sits next to 2 older predecessor of the SD70ACe, a GP38-2 and a rebuilt to Slug GP40-2.
UP EMD SD60 6045, with UP GE C40-8 9111.
The usually nocturnal AMLDOR auto repositioning train gets headroom at CP-Banning to double over their train in the Transfer Yard.