One of the more iconic Houston railfanning locations is the Milby Street Roundhouse, just east of downtown on the former Houston, Belt & Terminal line, now UP's West Belt subdivision. I have seen ... (more)
A sole CREX unit takes BNSF's Houston-Galveston transfer south on the Galveston sub after turning on the Alvin wye.
UP 5877 takes an empty autorack train bound for Mexico around the east leg of the BNSF wye in Alvin, Texas.
PTRA's Port 150 job crosses Brays Bayou as it heads toward North Yard.
A short petrochemical manifest heads north on UP's West Belt Subdivision near downtown Houston.
The daily Houston- Freeport, TX manifest makes its way south on UP's Angleton Subdivision. This train almost always has NS power off of the NS-UP interchange train from New Orleans.