Becoming a rare sight these days. A former Southern Pacific AC4400W is put on point of this Long Beach bound coal train. As traffic built up on the Cajon Pass, this train was slow rolling down the... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific stack train scoots across Cienega Creek Bridge near Vail, Arizona, on the former Southern Pacific Sunset Route on the morning of April 23, 2017. The parallel highway Cien... (more)
Early morning finds UP's Ione Local heading out the branch east of Galt with 25 cars.
Service Island: UP's Winona operation is interesting because they only own about a mile of track in this area, making it an island from the rest of their system. All their car are either de... (more)
Kuhn's is the name of the spot where the Provo yard merges with the Sharp Subdivision, named after a meat processing plant that formerly stood near the tracks. This end of the yard is used to stag... (more)
UP 5129, 3880, 5696, & 4641 with an eastbound intermodal train.
UP 4363 & CP 8552 with an eastbound manifest.
UP 6852, 7073, & 6194 eastbound.
The changing scene: much has been altered here as two main tracks now prevail and the SP searchlight signals and code lines have fallen. On a pleasant May morning in 2012 a heavy southbound manife... (more)
UP 1995 emerges from the Kansas countryside leading the KG4LB 18 as it nears its fuel and crew change stop in Herington.
As last light sets in, the KG4LB 18 led by the newly repainted UP 1995 will complete the rest of its journey through Kansas under the cover of darkness as it highballs McPherson on the UP Heringto... (more)
UP 7820 leads an unknown eastbound manifest with the Katy second out.
Shortly before reaching the summit, train IBRLC screams through Tehachapi Valley after winding and grinding up the steady 2% grade from Bakersfield.
After clearing the last tunnel on Tehachapi Pass at cable, IBRLC approaches the town of Tehachapi with a trio of EMD products.
Train 201 makes its way south with an all EMD UP lash-up on warm August morning.