Parked my car in downtown Cheyenne hoping to take a shot of the nice old station, surprised to see a bus that says "Union Pacific Shop Tour," get on said bus and I go from never seeing any of UP's... (more)
Union Pacific's Old Timer's Special receives a little TLC prior to departure from Ogden Union Station. The UP 951 was painted in 'Preamble Express' livery for the American Freedom Train that toure... (more)
UP 5498 is the DPU on a Westbound Intermodal Heading into Global 3. Here the Locomotive is seen passing under the UP Signals that protect the famed Rochelle Dimonds, as a Bird gets a Bird's Eye Vi... (more)
UP 1349, a GP40-2 and former DRGW power, sits in the UP North Yard among some heavies that have just pulled into the servicing area adjacent to the sand towers.
UP 614 and 355, both rather faded (355's fans have MoPac blue showing through), sit in Oxnard yard.
A trio of UP SD9043MACs round the curve and split downtown Glen Ellyn in half with MPRBO. UP has placed many of these into storage with cracked frames, so I did not mind seeing this!
After cresting at Erie, 8445 west now starts rolling downhill at Jean. The train is stretching across the desert along side Las Vegas Blvd.
A UP coal train, supposedly empty, heads towards Yermo on trackage rights via BNSF. The train is led by three SP AC4400CW - 269, 328 and 201.
A pair of classic EMD SW9s enjoy a little down time parked in Union Pacific's Riverdale Yard in Ogden. The UP 1844 was built by EMD for the UP in April 1953, and was rebuilt by UP as SW10 No. 1203... (more)
Going down... A nice lash-up of UP power grinds downgrade into Oroville curving around volcanic South Table Mountain.
Four Geeps at the service track in Tucson yard. First is DRWG 3052 (GP40), second is SP 7200 (GP40X), third is DRGW 3051 (GP40) and the last unit is DRGW 3017 (GP30). A pair of A-10 "Thunderbolts"... (more)
UP 6748 East has recrewed at Rawlins and is beginning its 173 mile run across the Laramie Subdivision to Cheyenne as it passes the refinery at Sinclair.
Heading east by the former Santa Fe "A-Yard" in San Bernardino, UP 1995 is well underway with the MWCNP-12 as it approaches the historic Mt. Vernon Ave overpass.
Just starting its trip out of southern California, an eastbound UP intermodal train approaches Pepper Ave in West Colton.