This old filling station along old US30 has undoubtedly witnessed a lot of railroad history pass its picture windows. You can almost imagine a station attendant sitting on a stool glancing tracks... (more)
Working her a bit at Peru Hill. Despite running clean-stack most of the time, we did occasionally see the 4014 looking like the photos from days of old. As she approached Peru Hill on the... (more)
Big Boy charges up Peru Hill eastbound.
Having topped the summit of Peru Hill an eastbound unit soda ash train carefully creeps down grade towards Green River with a compliment of over 100 'soda cans' tied to the drawbar. Trailing the h... (more)
Late afternoon finds a westbound grain train struggling up Peru Hill behind a trio of older Union Pacific GE ACs. In the background are the beautiful rock spires characteristic of Green River, WY.... (more)
UP 4073 leads a manifest up the steep and twisting Peru Hill. This must have been a fantastic place to watch a Big Boy slam up the grade with a heavy westbound manifest.... The landscape somewhat... (more)
The scenic climb out of the Green River drainage begins immediately after leaving the yard at Green River, Wyoming. The ruling grade here is .82%, and this means high tonnage trains grind there w... (more)
A westbound Intermodal train climbs out of Green River, Wyoming on the famous Peru Hill. It must have been quite a sight watching a Big Boy pull the hill with full tonnage...... westbound trains i... (more)
A westbound grain train sand blasts of Peru Hill. It must of been an awesome experience to see a Big Boy crush this scene with thunderous sound and a heavy shower of cinders.....
A quartet of six axle power struggles up Peru Hill on it's westward trek.
844 storms up Peru Hill, after leaving Green River, on the 2009 heritage tour. An HDR photo.
UP 3873 is seen leading a manifest west climbing Peru Hill west of Green River, Wyoming - 13/09/2008