You can always find a variety of light duty engines in the UP's 36th Street Yard. Denver's RTD also constructed a commuter rail station adjacent to the yard, which will provide interesting opport... (more)
The UP Potash Local is returning to Grand Junction past the splendor of rugged Utah.
Sierra 'dupe' 5287 leads a four pack of SD70Ms and the westbound ZNPOA out of Truckee on the final leg of the climb up the eastern slope of the Sierra. Nestled under the tall pines in the backgrou... (more)
Keeping up with snow on the Sierra has been apart of railroading on the mountain since the rails of the Central Pacific arrived in the 1860s. Methods have come and gone, and those that have worked... (more)
A late running LFG58 (Grand Island - North Platte local) rolls its final miles across the Overland Route triple track. Over the next 24 hours, there were 93 trains on the lineup for North Platte w... (more)
Westbound Grand Island - North Platte local gets rolling again after a dog catch recrew at Farr a couple miles back.
The UP Potash Local is heading down the Cane Creek Sub through the Colorado River Canyon.
Union Pacific AC4400CW-CTE No. 5823 leads the North Yard, Colorado to Roper Yard, Utah manifest extra (MNYROX 09) up the 2-percent grade out of Eisele (formally known as Clay, or still referred to... (more)
Eastbound West Colton - North Platte Manifest rolls across Carbon County just after winter storm Troy swept across the state.
"Big Jacks" Heading for Cajon ... And RetirementOn a bright April 1980 day, an eastbound Union Pacific freight climbs out of San Bernardino as it approaches the steep grades of Cajo... (more)
Getting a bit crowded by the shops in Waycross and quite an assortment of various power.
A crewman gets a cold ride back to the North Yard during a snowstorm.