If you like vintage power then if you’re in Denver you should plan on spending a few hours at the UP North Yard, where you will see a nice selection of MP15's and Geeps. UPY 1295 (MP15DC) and UPY ... (more)
You can't get anymore to the end of the line than this. as the train pushes into undisturbed snow. The train has 2 units on each end, and will soon reverse direction and begin to load the train at... (more)
A special consist put together by the four Class I railroads serving Duluth-Superior plus a Budd RDC borrowed from the North Shore Scenic Railroad rolled through Superior in conjunction with local... (more)
A coal drag gets going again after getting pushers on the rear while NS 18M holds the middle track as they wait on their push.
Heading Westbound, this UP special follows the curves of the Colorado River as it approaches the siding at Yarmony.
A Union Pacific Passenger special is about to enter Tunnel #40 in Little Gore Canyon as it heads back East towards Denver.
This is the flood loader and coal storage silo at Skyline, Utah at the end of the 16 mile long Union Pacific Pleasant Valley Subdivision. This slightly overpowered, one car train has just finished... (more)
Remarks: It took a bit of running to catch this shot, but i finally got the view of Stenner Creek Trestle with the Coasts signature train. Behind the oilcans, we see groves of avocados and wine gr... (more)
UP in Montreal. UP 5520 is the DPU at the tail end of CP 550, with CEFX 1051 at the head end. This crude oil train is passing through Pointe-Claire and is on its way to Albany, NY.
13 years after the closing ceremonies in Salt Lake City, UP #2001 is still sharing its paint scheme with railfans all over the US. Here, 2000 miles from Salt Lake, 2001 leads southbound #213 for ... (more)
Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 Big Boy #4006
It's not quite 8 am and Union Pacific Big Boy #4006 basks in the glow of the early morning light at the St Louis Museum of Transportation. With no luck... (more)
UP 2001, a commemorative Olympic Torch Relay from the 2002 Salt Lake City games, leads Norfolk Southern intermodal train # 211 through Clemson, SC on a dreary May morning. This train combined with... (more)
After turning its 14 car train at Grant Tower, the UP 1622 East leads the WSCSC-02 down Main 3 in Salt Lake City. The work cars will soon be tied down on the Rose Park Spur.
Autos pass the oilfields of Price Canyon