A crew change in Maricopa and the UP 5486 prepares to lead this stack train eastbound, with the help of one of the UP Olympic Units.
UP 5924 storms through Lordsburg, New Mexico just after sunset on the UP Sunset route.
A westbound UP stack train rolls off the Dragoon Mountains into Benson, AZ. In a few minutes, the train will be climbing the stiff grade toward the summit at Mescal.
After a curtsy in Flatonia next to the rail observation platform, UP 4014 steams off, back nearly on schedule after a delay earlier in the morning.
After switching a small yard, UP's North Line Local departs Benson for Lordsburg, NM.
The target signals at the west end of Red Rock are silhouetted against a not atypical Arizona sunset.
Aging SP 7302, an SD40R rebuilt by the railroad in its Sacramento Shops, leads an eastbound UP intermodal train up the significant grade at Shawmut, AZ. The railroad has already gained approximate... (more)
GMTX leaser sits idle on a sunny but cool Sunday on the industrial lead yard west of Eagle Lake.
UP 5875 roars splits through the small yard at the west end of the interlocking at Flatonia.
UP 5875 roars east between Luling and Harwood on the Sunset Route.
Westbound Sunset Limited just west of Alpine, TX.
Foreign BNSF power is awaiting a green signal on UP's sunset route. Trailing locomotives are BNSF 9864 an SD70MAC and DRGW 5371, the lone SD40-2T on the UP roster.
NS 4639 is one of the GP59s to wear the Operation Lifesaver Logo. Here it is seen entering Houston with a train from New Orleans.
UP eastbound intermodal train at Sibyl, AZ, on UP's Sunset Route.
UP eastbound doublestack train at Mescal, AZ, on UP's Sunset Route with a quartet of EMD SD70M Demonstrators for power.