Brand new UP 3034 leads the West Colton to North Platte manifest at Blue Cut as it climbs Cajon Pass.
A single GEVO pulls a westbound UP vehicle train at Forest Avenue in Dallas. The track closest to us at right is BNSF's "Waxie lead, which is its line to Teague and points south in Texas.
In Feb of 2011 Mother Nature was dumping on Truckee. As the snow falls UP 580 is trying to get into the battle...in the way is 2 feet of fresh snow. To overcome that the conductor is knee deep in ... (more)
The "Snow Wake" In the foreground is the accumulated snow being cleared off the rails off the nose/wing plow. The spreader is paused to refuel the heavy equipment. The bulldozers, contract... (more)
UP 8579 North, a trackage rights train bound for home rails in Wichita, KS, and thence to the Powder River Basin, heads into the siding at Gainesville. This siding, which also serves as the pass f... (more)
Just before sunset, UP 8159 West emerges from beneath the Dallas Convention Center and pass South Tower, which is part of the John F. Kennedy Memorial.
UP 5693 brings a sand train past Siding Kay in Caledonia, WI on July 30, 2017. Frac sand has really been a boon to business in Wisconsin and the CN, CP, and UP.
In March of 2006 the SP was barely hanging on...at least on Donner. In this scene former SP 4822 is wearing the UP reporting marks topped off with patches, now serving as the UP 585. In this scen... (more)
Northbound NS 212 approaches the Clardy Road crossing northeast of Liberty, SC. The Beverly signals are in the background.
Union Pacific EMD SD70ACe No. 8550 leads a westbound coal empty through Tunnel 29 just east of Pinecliffe, Colorado, on the morning of May 13, 2017.
The trees just cannot look any better on this day. As the scenery is just about perfect the 602 is Eastbound back near milepost 187 at Soda Springs.
Every once in a while they bring out a ballast regulator to do some light cleaning. Most of the time the regulator helps clean up Truckee MOW Yard as the snow gets too heavy up on top. On this d... (more)
Two of Union Pacific's finest, lead Norfolk Southern train 239 into Benton City, Missouri. The train would take the siding to run around train 285, with a SD80MAC leader.
CP 143 is starting to leave Dorval with UP 5550 as the sole head end unit. KCS 4166 which was trailing it on CP 142 the day before was used as mid-train DPU.
A pair of ACe's lead an eastbound loaded coal train.