Precision Scheduled Railroading at work.
Union Pacific's Portland, OR to North Platte, NE manifest put 28 cars on the ground at approximately 1 AM MST on 12/5/2021, just outside Hammett, Idaho... (more)
Union Pacific train OBAGR descends desolate Reverse Hill with empty soda ash cars for Western Wyoming. The alignment and double track here is the result of a 1920's line change that started near t... (more)
With the small Idaho town of Hammett in the distance, UP 7837 is beginning its climb up Medbury Hill on a late spring day.
Eastbound UP train headed down grade from Reverse heading towards Glenn's Ferry.
An eastbound Union Pacific grain train crosses Reverse Hill at Hammett, Idaho, on January 21, 2013.
Union Pacific’s “Ice Cold Express” climbs Reverse Hill near Hemmett, Idaho, on a cold January 21, 2013.
A Union Pacific priority intermodal climbs Medbury Hill from the Snake River at Glenn's Ferry west to the summit at Reverse on UP's Nampa Subdivision.
UP 4671 makes quick work of Idaho's Reverse Hill. The "Ice Cold Express" was made famous on the History Channel's Extreme Trains....
UP 150th Special from Portland, OR to Green River, WY.
A heavy eastbound manifest eases down the 1.8% grade of Medbury Hill.
Union Pacific 4-12-2 9514, Class UP-5, was built by ALCO in 1930, one of eighty-eight locomotives. As built, she was numbered 9077, later re-numbered to 9514. These three-cylinder locomotives had... (more)
Portland Rose Special descends the 2% grade of Medbury Hill on it's way home to Cheyenne, WY.