An eastbound intermodal thunders up the grade at Archer Hill coming out of Cheyenne on the Overland Route
Running 2 hours behind schedule, the eastbound California Zephyr arrives into Glenwood Springs with an unfamiliar leader at the helm. The westbound service had just departed Glenwood, running on t... (more)
Uintah started out as the last construction camp before Ogden on the original Transcontinental Railroad Route. Today the little town at the mouth of Weber Canyon is kept lively only by the frequen... (more)
It's interesting to see how the older units in the UP fleet have faded compared to the bright Amour Yellow on the new engines.
A morning Union Pacific Z rolls southbound along Dock St with downtown Tacoma up on the bluff.
The prototype GP40X's ride on new HT-B trucks, as illustrated by UP 959. The GP40X's are EMD's first F engines in regular production, but they are in fact prototypes for the expected "GP... (more)
The UP El Centro Hauler has just departed the yard at El Centro Ca and is crawling along as it begins its journey to West Colton Ca. Top speed on the Calexico Sub is 40MPH until the train joins th... (more)
UP GP40P-2 #1375 sits in front of the UP EL Centro yard office awaiting its next assignment. This is one of two of these type of locomotives still on UP's roster. This unit was built for the South... (more)
As the sun sets, a railfan gets his shots as UP 8859 heads west with a Z train in tow bound for the coastline.
As the moon rises over the small and quiet town of Cortland, IL, a westbound "Bird" breaks the silence as it does a solid 60 past the still standing C&NW Searchlights.
UP 2200 East's conductor carefully dismounts the right of way at Rillito to give another train a roll-by. The other train is visible in the distance on the main line, and accelerating as indicated... (more)
SD70ACe T4 UP 3023 leads an eastbound coal load on the River subdivision.