A long way from Cheyenne a pair of Union Pacific EMD`s prepare to run lite down the Winston Salem Southbound Railway to High Rock NC and pick up an empty ethanol train for delivery to Norfolk Sout... (more)
Under the watchful eyes of shop employees, an EMD 16 710G3C prime mover is carefully lowered onto the frame of Union Pacific SD70ACe No. 8382 on May 18, 2015, at UP’s Downing B. Jenks Shop in Nort... (more)
Waiting to be utilized again, rows of used plows are lined up in the outdoor storage yard at the Downing B. Jenk’s Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May 18, 2015.
With 33 cars of TOFC in tow, three Union Pacific SD40-2’s are working eastbound up Cajon Pass at Blue Cut, California.
On a beautiful August evening, a monster-sized stack train drops downgrade through some fantastic Sierra Nevada scenery at Yuba Gap, passing through Tunnels 36 and 35. This train lost power from t... (more)
As an eastbound (southbound) Union Pacific coal train lumbers over the summit of Logan Hill on Track 1, a UP light engine move westbound cruises by on Track 2, while over on Track 4, an eastbound ... (more)
This train has just 'taken a right' to head for Pensacola, FL, but most of it is still on the old L&N's NOLA-Cincy main stem back around the curve. Power may look boring, but there is a bit of va... (more)
A pair of UP Heritage Units lead a westbound rock train as it nears the crest of its climb out of the Missouri River Valley.
942 has completed its mainline runs for the day and is heading back to the barn in Car House #4. I'm quite certain this gem would look good in UP's fleet, complete with operational gyralights, le... (more)
Approaching Rocky, Colorado, in Barbara Gulch is Union Pacific manifest freight MDVRO on January 6, 2001. Powering the westbound Denver to Salt Lake City train is new UP EMD SD70M No. 4271 leading... (more)
A Herzog ballast train exits Tunnel 11 as it heads north along the Shasta Route. Between Lakehead and Dunsmuir, the route follows the Upper Sacramento River. Make sure you bring a fishing pole!
Union Pacific 844 blasts north out of Denver with the annual Cheyenne Frontier Days trip sponsored by the Denver Post. It was 844's first public excursion following a lengthy rehab.
A Roger Puta Photograph
UP 5055 and another SD70M lead a fast Autorack train west of De Witt westbound on the very busy UP Transon
Union Pacific’s MDVRO manifest freight rumbles westbound through Tolland, Colorado, during the time of year in the high country when the aspens turn brilliant gold, signaling another change in sea... (more)