A re-crewed MLIEW 19 departs the south siding at West Echo, following the Sunset Limited. A dogged MLIEWX 18 is in the north siding at it will be some time before it moves. Such is norm on UP an... (more)
Early morning sun basks Union Pacific's Denver North Yard as the final passengers board the Denver Post Cheyenne Frontier Days train, headed up by Union Pacific's sharp set of E9's.
UP 3001, an ex EMD T4 demo, has found it's way onto the Vulcan to Sun Valley rock train that loads out on the Palmdale Cutoff near Wash. This train normally runs at night, down the ex SP Saugus Li... (more)
On our road trip from New Orleans to San Diego, my father and I caught a westbound intermodal stopped at Cuervo just before the sun set.
UP 4058, power for the Riverdale Local, idles away in the Evanston, Wyoming yard, on Christmas Eve, 2017. The powerhouse, for the Evanston roundhouse complex, is in the background.
This train was moving slowly along the Mississippi River south of St. Louis which allowed me to catch up and get a shot in front of the bluffs near Valmeyer, Illinois.
Blasting off from a meet UP 1995 and a Ferromex SD70ACe head a grain train west for California.
UP GP40-2 5245 brings up the rear of the KD local as it crosses the Rock River.
On a cold, breezy morning in the Tehachapi's, a few minutes before sunrise, a short UP manifest tackles the grade at Keene and is rounding the horseshoe curve.
UP GP40-2 5245 leads the KD Local back home to Belvidere.
UP GP40-2 5245 switches at the end of the KD Line in Loves Park. The rest of the train sits to the left.
UP GP60 1038 leads the KD local across the Rock River bridge in Rockford.
After setting out a unit and wying at Global 4, Patched Cotton Belt 1158 (formerly 1943) leads the local back south at Arsenal Rd north of Elwood.
A former Cotton Belt veteran brings the North local across the Kankakee River in Wilmington.
UP GP40-2 5245 heads south down the middle of Madison St in Rockford with the once a week KD local.