A long Roseville to West Colton manifest works through Bealville in the late morning.
UP 2735 leads a 8 car engineering special out of the Tehachapi Mountains at Warren, north of Mojave.
The ZG1CI, Global 1, to City of Industry, running right along side, the Weber River, in Henefer, Utah.
The ZDVSC, lead by UP 8480, built in August of 2006, rounds the curve, at Echo, Utah. Echo Dam, is in the background.
A Union Pacific special train rolls through Emma Wood State Park. The train originated In Oregon, traveled down through Northern California, over the Tehachapi Mountains and the Palmdale Cutoff wh... (more)
The Lathrop begins to throttle up as he climbs into Sandcut breaking the afternoon silence.
On 4/20 2017, former CNW 8804 rests between showers at Lake Yard in NW Portland.
This Union Pacific manifest will soon be threading thru tunnels along the distant Flatirons (upper right). Note the old corral in the foreground pasture, I wonder if it was there to witness 2-8-8... (more)
The screaming prime movers could barley be heard over the thunderous sound of the rushing water in South Boulder Creek... Spring run-off is just beginning on this late 70 degree day in April. The ... (more)
The 1.8-2% climb up Coal Creek Canyon is illustrated by this heavy westbound manifest. The head-end is stacked above the rear DPU as the train negotiates the grade and curves of the Colorado Rock... (more)
Passing the west switch of Pomona siding still guarded with ex SP searchlights, UP 2735 races west with a San Luis Obispo bound engineering special.
A loaded side dump ballast train is seen rolling westbound nearing Boulter Summit at 6061 ft on Union Pacific's Lynndyl Subdivision. This ballast train was loaded at Murdock, UT and was destined f... (more)
Boise Turn Special
Adam Farence Photo.......Outbound Engineer Morales and Conductor Longley are about to board the Olympic Torch Train on the CP at Portage,WI. for their run to Milwaukee.