Chasing Amtrak out in open territory may not be the best idea. 45 miles from my previous photo. We end up getting to the same spot simultaneously. He had 79 mile per hour track-age, 34 of those mi... (more)
Foreign power leading, is just something we just don't get here on the UP in Utah. The problem is that anything that heads east of Ogden on the overland route is required to have cab controls. It ... (more)
The grade from Garfield the interchange with the Union Pacific, back to the Kennecott Smelter is a steep windy thing. L was pretty happy to catch a four unit set. A GP9 1590 has been added to the ... (more)
I was able to catch a different set of power operating at Rio Tinto, Kennecott this afternoon. After switch down at Garfield GP38's GMTX 2330, and SSRX 3670 are heading back towards the Kennecott ... (more)
My dad captured a rare occurrence here. A hotshot Southern Pacific train is running on the Union Pacific, ex Western Pacific (Shafter Subdivision). My assumption is the Southern Pacific Causeway i... (more)
Three SD70ACe 8731, 9035, 8997 are coming off the Shafter Subdivision, on to the the Lynndyl Subdivision at Smelter, Utah.
After shooting my first shot of the officers special at Faust. I had plans for a couple other shots. Well after I got my first shot. The 3084 put the peddle to metal. I was on a country road going... (more)
A pair of Chicago & North Western SD60's lead a pair of Union Pacific SD40-2's on a double stack train heading West on the ex-Western Pacific mainline.