Lingering haze from Montana wildfires has cast a red glow across the hills below the Flatirons as the Denver to Salt Lake City manifest begins its assault on the Rio Grande Tunnel District.
Coming from Illinois, there's not too many scenes near home that one could consider theatrical. Perhaps a bustling downtown or the construction of a new building may be one's forte, but nothing li... (more)
Open snow covered landscape on the Ex Western Pacific main as this westbound passes Delle, Utah.
On the longest day of the year, a westbound grain train passes the east switch of the Spring Garden siding. Searchlight signals still dominate the UP Canyon Subdivision between Keddie and Portola,... (more)
Being high up in the mountains has its perks. The only sound you hear is the wind, some birds maybe, and off in the distance a train working up the grade towards the continental divide.
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Eastbound loaded ethanol train 64A passes through Kenova, over the bridge spanning the Ohio River and the city of Kenova, on a nice August evening.
Union Pacific AC4400CW-CTE No. 5748 leads two GE's in UP and SP colors west through Tolland, Colorado with empties heading back to West Elk Mine in Western Colorado on August 09, 2015.
The lead CTE on an eastbound UP manifest show signs of engine fire as it passes the rugged environs at Celilo.
Early morning near Wasatch summit on the famed Overland Route finds a heavy UP manifest freight working hard as it heads east on the Evanston Subdivision.
Topping the grade at Soldier Summit, an eastbound manifest freight passes a set of endangered D&RGW-era signals and their ungainly replacements on UP's Provo Subdivision.
Greeting the morning sun just east of Narrows, an eastbound general manifest freight works hard upgrade toward Soldier Summit on the UP's Provo Subdivision.
Early morning along UP's Provo Subdivision finds an eastbound general manifest freight working hard upgrade toward Soldier Summit through the Narrows area with an unpatched SP AC4400CW trailing in... (more)
UP 5968, 6305, & 8950 lead a westbound grain train past the run down elevator at Havens.
23Nacho pours on the coal as it accelerates after making a pickup at Whitaker Yard.
An interesting 7 locomotive consist arrives with manifest in Salt Lake City's North Yards, on the 30th of July, 2015.