The Presidential and Troops units make a final approach into West Colton yard after leading across the rainy California desert. The pair were both trailing until Yuma, where the power was wyed. Wo... (more)
UPY 691 (GP15-1) has finished sorting a string of freight in the North Yard and will soon tackle the new cars just brought into the yard by UP 5561.
A long empty coal train lead by UP 8354 (SD70ACe) has just crossed Blue Mountain Drive and has made the turn in Coal Creek Canyon to head up the steep grade to Tunnel No 1.
UP 8816 and 5152 are nearing the town of Lava Hot Spings, Idaho with a eastbound manifest. On a very wintry January 2nd.
I came across one of my old slides of Union Pacific 9000 on display at the Pomona Fairgrounds in the mid - 1980s.
Union Pacific 49 has gotten a green signal and is beginning to move westbound out of the Yermo yard. In the land of SD40-2s, it was not very often we would see an SD-45 on the point of a manifest... (more)
Snow on Banning Pass in Southern California was not a very common occurrence. Union Pacific 2165 has stopped, waiting for a new crew to take it down the hill and into the West Colton yard.
An eastbound Southern Pacific manifest, led by Union Pacific 3557, is in run 8 as it slowly approached the tunnel 9 bore on Tehachapi Loop.
The sun is low on the horizon, and the colors are really starting to pop. As two C40-8 Union Pacific 9279 9112 race through salt evaporation ponds on the west end of the Great Salt Lake. Business ... (more)
UP 1943 soaks in the sun, which was short lived today as a quick break between a series of storm systems offered up this sunlit shot.
A lucky break in the clouds between storms here in Southern California, offered up this shot of UP 4141 at West Colton.
Union Pacific GE AC4400CW No. 6227 sits in the locomotive shop at South Morrill, Nebraska, on September 15, 2017.
Union Pacific EMD SD70ACe-T4 No. 3035 leads the last MRONY (Roper Yard in Salt Lake City to North Yard in Denver) freight over Blue Mountain grade crossing west of Eisele, Colorado.
The geese are flying through Colorado and a wedge comes in for a landing over UP 1459, a former Cotton Belt GP40-2 waiting for orders in the UP’s North Yard in Denver.
What looks like as small yard are actually six main lines representing four of the five Class 1 railroads operating in Memphis, Tennessee. UP 7895, on the UP Memphis Sub main, and UP 3946, on the ... (more)