UP EMD SD70ACeT4 leads a long MSCWC through Oro Grande on the BNSF Cajon Sub.
UP 816 & 508 return to Kearney with the daily local.
UP 2627 (ET44AH) brings a long grain train into the north end of the 36th Street Yard.
Oddly enough this pair was spotted at the BNSF engine servicing facility in downtown Denver. Good to see that a Southern Pacific flagged unit is still roaming the country. It seems they rarely v... (more)
Tehachapi Loop, an unmissable place to know, I admit that for me it is a dream come true. Southbound Union Pacific train with a variety of cars going by the world famous Tehachapi Loop, on ... (more)
Trains are few and far between on Union Pacific’s Limon Sub in eastern Colorado. Kind of reminds me of the Shafter Sub in western Utah. I spent several hours here without seeing a train and then w... (more)
UP 4141 leads a southbound manifest past a UP coal load stopped on Main Two south of Tower 55. The George Bush unit will continue down Main One and cross over to take its train down the Midlothian... (more)
TACHCR's train is mostly engulfed in blowing snow as it approaches Fremont, NE on UP's Overland route, about one month before the C&NW acquisition.
Whatever it takes. In the early 1960s, construction began on the Oroville Dam. Once the dam was completed, the resulting reservoir flooded the Western Pacific mainline east of Oroville. A new rout... (more)
UP 8020 slugs a West Colton-bound manifest up the Tehachapi Loop on a cool January morning on the mountain.
A fresh repainted ex SP AC4400 leads this eastbound manifest up San Timoteo Canyon.
Westbound NS 22A with UP 8888 has reached its destination of Louisville as it drops off several cars at the Whitner loading facility.
Slowly tackling the grades of Tehachapi Pass, a first order UP SD70ACe pulls a heavy Roseville to West Colton extra manifest through the curves of Marcel as the light fades away over the pass.
In January of 2016, the Union Pacific Railroad was performing large work windows along their southern transcon route, the Sunset Route, resulting in the line being closed. UP was able to detour a ... (more)
A First for Me. Out of all the times I've visited Tehachapi, this afternoon marked the first I've ever seen the small industry just west of the 4,064-foot summit be served by the Union Paci... (more)