The sun is setting on a long day as the crew ties down the power on a Union Pacific Officers Special.
Oakland, CA bound officer special UP Train PCBOA2 09 slams past the Midland Co-op on the UP Kansas Sub. as the train hits a mile-per-minute rate for California, having left Council Bluffs, IA this... (more)
Having left Council Bluffs, IA this morning, a pair of squeaky clean GE ES44AC's bring officer special UP Train PCBOA2 09 around the corner off the west leg of the wye at Big Mary on the UP KC Met... (more)
On a calm evening along the Central Coast, Union Pacific 8266 leads the Board of Director's Special around the horseshoe curve near San Luis Obispo, California. Soon this train will make a station... (more)
On a warm evening along the Central Coast, a Union Pacific passenger train descends the horseshoe curve just above San Luis Obispo, California. In the distance, you can see the quiet town of San L... (more)
Heading into the setting sun, the Union Pacific Board Of Directors Special, climbs to the top of Cuesta before dropping down into San Luis Obispo.
The Union Pacific Board Of Directors Special has become a Engineering Department Special. The sun is trying to break through, but the fog is very persistent, as the Special traverses the Carpenter... (more)
Union Pacific's Board of Directors Special has now become a Engineering Department Special. The fog has settled on the Coast Route, as the Special makes it's way through the Wine growing region of... (more)
Union Pacific's Board of Directors Special passes through the small community Wellsona on the outskirts of Paso Robles on way to San Luis Obispo.
Union Pacific's Board of Directors Special rounds into San Luis Obispo station where it will tie up for the night. It will continue it's journey to Los Angeles in the morning.
UP 8266 rolls east along the Pacific Ocean at Emma Woods State Beach with a classy 18 car passenger train deadheading to West Colton on the drawbar.
UP 8266 rounds the big curve at Beaumont with a loaded Windmill train in tow.
Early morning at Hinda on UP's Yuma Sub finds 8266 leading a loaded Windmill train east up Beaumont Hill.
Just west of Araz on the Union Pacific Yuma Subdivision, a westbound doublestack freight with a new crew on board from Yuma is early in the last leg of its trip to the Los Angeles area.
An empty Canpotex potash train heads north on the Spokane International for interchange back to the Canadian Pacific at Eastport, Idaho.