Framed by an autumn landscape, UP's hot Denver to Salt Lake City intermodal heads west through Echo on Oct. 3, 2014.
UP's Riverdale to Echo turn heads west through Uintah with 33 cars for Ogden. SD40-2s No. 3214 and 3215 were built by EMD for the Union Pacific in April 1973.
An K-Line stack train heads east through Weber Canyon running 'wrong main' around Maintenance of Way at Taggart on Oct. 3, 2014.
I didn't exactly have a lot of available sun for this shot so I dipped down to the QR-125 crossing and got a nice wedge of this mixed UP/CSXT power combo. The light really starts to get mint thi... (more)
UP 7309 & 5095 with a westbound manifest.
UP 6911 & 6043 lead westbound empties toward Gibbon Jct.
Sunset, UP's 4 track main line at Hershey. westbound.
Sunrise, UP's 4 track main line at Hershey. westbound.
Southbound coal train ducks under the I-88 overpass near Rock Falls.
Union Pacific run-through power leads an NS manifest out of Elkhart Yard. In the background, Amtrak train 29 is seen making its station stop.
At last light of the day, a UP eastbound freight powers around the last curve of Cajon's climb into Summit. Today there are three tracks through this cut (widened, of course).
IT REMAINS THE SAME!!!! UP 6718 sit and wait for its next assignment in Chattanooga, but to no surprise on this 20 year old motor compartment doors you can see the original C&NW number bleeding th... (more)
The sun has set on a Trona coal trains DPU at Fleta between Mojave and Lancaster on the UP Mojave Sub.
A UP office car train heads south toward Laredo, TX on the namesake Laredo Sub for a week of public relations duty, seen here at Cotulla, finally seeing the sun after 60 miles of clouds.