Union Pacific's Lathrop, CA to LATC, CA Z-train (ZLTLC-13) passes through Turlock on UP's Fresno Subdivision. Powering this train is UP 1988 "Miss Katy" (the Missouri-Kansas-Texas herita... (more)
With the Highline out of commission for the first half of the day it really clogged up everything in KC for a good chunk of the day. Here we see grain train GSCTE5 11 led by UP 5857 meet train KMN... (more)
UP 1988 "Miss Katy", the Missouri-Kansas-Texas heritage SD70ACe, wastes no time getting the Lathrop, CA to LATC, CA Z-train (ZLTLC-13) through Manteca on UP's Fresno Subdivision. UP 2001... (more)
KCS 4172 pull's out of Davis Jct, IL after making a set out and pickup with the CP 473. The picture was taken off RT. 72 bridge west of town!! 5-9-15
Bright sun alternating with torrential downpours makes for some interesting railfanning on a hot early summer afternoon.
UP's North Platte to Roper mainfest rolls through Salt Lake City with UP 8745 (SD70ACe), UP 8217 (ES44AH), UP 5076 (SD70M), UP 9478 (C41-8W), UP 2389 (SD60M), UP 2230 (SD60), and UP 8555 (SD70ACe)... (more)
To commemorate 150 years since the Chinese railroad workers helped build the transcontinental railroad, Union Pacific ran a special passenger train from Oakland to Reno over the very pass that th... (more)
Slowly stretches the massive northern junk train to the east-end of Debutts we take a moment and gaze at the star at the lead of the train. Once the tail end of NS 117 clear the switch near north ... (more)
A vehicle train from Chicago, IL, to Dayton Bluffs, MN, passes over the east switch at Oregon. Oregon is located at MP 99 on the C&I. The C&I is BNSF's busy mainline west of Chicago that trains us... (more)
After a quick crew change in Burnside, NS 117 works hard up the grade at Keno as it passes its counterpart, NS 116, who is in emergency.
Another load of western crude heads to the east coast refineries on NS's version of the Keystone Pipeline.
At the end of a long journey NS 117 (Bellevue,OH-Chattanooga,TN) finally get into one of the receiving track from the west-side of the arrival/departure track, but leading the long junk train is o... (more)
An early afternoon westbound makes it way through Echo Canyon.
After waiting at Junction City for a few northbounds, NS 117 rolls through the beautiful countryside in Moreland with the Central New Jersey unit leading