UP 6570 (C44ACCTE) has just come through the east portal of the Moffat Tunnel and heads towards Tolland with a load of freight. Denver will be the ultimate destination.
UP 5822 leads a Jordan, IA to Roll, AZ Grain train that is carrying corn for McElhaney Cattle Co feedlot which was purchased by Brazil-based JBS company. This train has 110 loads for the feedlot a... (more)
Oil empties off the SJVR in Bakersfield hustle east out of the Sierra Nevada. Unfortunately, this erratic (at best) oil service seems to have completely gone away.
A 2x2 soda ash train lugs its way up to the west end of Reverse siding at a steady crawl. From here on west, the railroad levels out and it should be a relatively smooth run to Nampa.
A Skyline Mine, UT to Rillito, AZ coal drag screams uphill in the San Timoteo Canyon. This train is bound for a cement plant that uses coal to generate its own power in-house.
On a dark and gloomy morning, unusual in Colorado's high country, a UP coal train is negotiating the first curves of Byers Canyon alongside the Colorado River.
Quad 5's shoves hard on a Fresno to North Platte manifest as it passes by the Reno Amtrak Station where passengers await the arrival of the eastbound Cal Zephyr
6 units head out the north end of the Waukegan yard for wying in Kenosha. Not a bad SP gray to UP yellow ratio!!!
UP 5649 works in DPU mode as he crosses the UP Geneva Sub.
UP 5809 comes down the #1 track at Alta. All trains this day were run up and down the #1 track between Gold Run and Shed 10 due to a minor derail by a BNSF train.
TWO BRAND NEW UNITS