UP 8744 pushes on a westbound covered hopper train near Emmett, Ks.
The sun pops out on a weekend railfan trip to Council Bluff and John made hay at the UP terminal. He was in the Midwest for work assignment and had the weekend to explore, riding a Rock Island tra... (more)
The once a week Union Pacific Potash local nears the end of the Cane Creek Subdivision .
"The Spirit of Union Pacific" leads UP Train PCBFR2 05 south past Wolcott on the UP Falls City Sub. en route to Ft. Riley, KS for a display appearance on the 6th as part of its Salute to the Milit... (more)
Passing through West Barstow, UP 2602 leads a CP and NS unit on a loaded Ethanol train.
UP 2602 along with a couple pool units from CP and NS lead a westbound loaded ethanol train on the Cajon Sub near Hodge. Tacked onto the rear of the long train is a pair of SD70M manned helpers.
Early morning east of Yermo along the Cima Sub finds an eastbound K-line stack train as it begins it's journey up the LA&SL.
UP 7172 in fresh paint awaits to depart Yermo eastbound, but PTC issues have delayed this and will force the train to meet several westbound's once the issue was resolved.
With a fresh crew on board and clear signals ahead, this domestic stack train will soon leave Las Vegas behind.
UP 712 (former Missouri Pacific GP38-2) works the sorting ladder in the North Yard. The amount of lumber cars passing through the yard is notable - likely responding to the need for building mate... (more)
The UP's North Yard is active with a nice variety of engines.
UP 1983 on display for Rochelle Railroad Days. Photo taken with permission.
There is a stranger in Union Pacific land.
A UP SD40N leads a grain train on the UP Harvard Sub under the vintage CNW signal bridge at Seeger.
CSX K459 rolls through North Cabin in the summer morning light