UP's Old Timers Special operated for retired employees of the railroad heads west at Oxman, OR en route to La Grande and Portland behind a quartet of E9 locomotives, covering territory once the ho... (more)
Union Pacific's Cheyenne Frontier Days Train rolls through Greeley, Colorado under some Colorado blue skies.
On January 4, 1996, Utah celebrated 100 years of statehood. Both the Union Pacific and the Southern Pacific ran passenger specials on January 3rd to commemorate the occasion. It was a big day for ... (more)
After making ceremonial stops in Cedar City, Milford, Delta, and Tintic (Eureka), Union Pacific's Utah Statehood Centennial train heads east on the Lynndyl Sub for additional stops at Warner (Tooe... (more)
The engineer of UP 951 gooses the engine into the wye in the North Yard so that it can turn around in preparation for the trip back to Wyoming.
The sleek looking UP 951 (E9A) and companion B unit stopped in the North Yard for fuel and sand. There were a number of interesting things to see in the North Yard on this day besides 951, includ... (more)
Eastbound Preamble Express on Santa Fe Bandini
A few years ago UP ran an Operation Life Saver special on the former Rio Grande Craig Branch. A friend and I drove up the night before and took a few night photos in the Phippsburg Yard. The next ... (more)
UP 951 painted in red white blue for service on the Preamble Express train.
Union Pacific's EMD E9's and DD40X race past Peckham Feed just North of Gilcrest, Colorado on a beautiful summer morning. The locomotives are pulling Union Pacific's annual Cheyenne Frontier Days ... (more)
UP Streamliner in Echo Canyon
The return of the Cheyenne Frontier Days special accelerating north after meeting a southbound. Only the E's were online today and the train barely got above 35mph. Was the second-easiest chase ... (more)
The billboard in the background reads "Outwork Them All"....and this team is certainly responding to the crack of the whip. Sounded every bit as good as you think it might.
After a passenger stop at the depot in Greeley, the deadhead of the Cheyenne Frontier Days special moves southward. It was widely believed they wouldn't stop due to "no steam", but stop... (more)
The 119th Denver Post Cheyenne Frontier Days train is about to depart from Denver, Colorado to Cheyenne, Wyoming.