The legendary rotary snowplows have returned to Donner Pass. California has been hammered with numerous storms this winter. All of these storms have wreaked havoc across the Donner Pass Route. Fro... (more)
After meeting two eastbound and following one hotshot westbound. The UP 2543 finally gets to highball and tackle the upgrade "s" curves known as Mohawk.
UPY 730 leads an empty sand train south on the Troy Grove branch.
Running ahead of schedule the Union Pacific Passenger Special from Atlanta GA to Long Beach California approaches its final leg in Arizona as they fly on down the main toward the border town of Yu... (more)
UP's Lincoln-Valley local heads back on South to Lincoln.
UP 1923 on the Pulldown
A Roger Puta Photograph
The sun is setting on a long day as the crew ties down the power on a Union Pacific Officers Special.
UP 7742 leads an EB stack train through the rock cuts on the west side of Benson, AZ
A short NS Train 120 blasts past Curry on the NS Kansas City District behind a pair of UP units. The NS had been power short on this end of the railroad as of late running with whatever was availa... (more)
A 70 mph southbounder on the Chester Sub near Valmeyer, IL.
UP 2718 and UP 9002 in fresh and clean paint fly through Blaisdell Arizona on a UP Passenger Train.
Sunrise catches UP 1526 (ex St Louis Southwestern - Cotton Belt GP40M-2) teamed up with a GATX smurf and UP 1345 (ex Denver & Rio Grande Western GP40-2) as they wait for an assignment.
Rotaries Return to Donner Pass! After a record year for precipitation in Northern California, the rotaries have returned to Donner Pass. SPMW 207, a rebuilt rotary snow fighter, holds the... (more)
Union Pacific 9050 leading a long Englewood/Houston, TX to Long Beach (ICTF), CA intermodal past Benson, AZ consisting of mostly single stack containers L 139 E 0 T 8230 F 7700