Due to flooding on the CN in Memphis, UP agreed to let them detour a few trains up the Chester Subdivision to Saint Louis... IC 1025 and a Draper Taper lead a "FIMNES" (Foreign Train - Intermodal ... (more)
UP's Challenger heads south through the beginning of fall colors on the scenic Chester Subdivision.
The Challenger sprints down the former Cotton Belt during a round trip between St. Louis and Gorham, IL, with the Missouri River Eagle heritage tour (which on this day is running along the Mississ... (more)
Union Pacific challenger #3985 soars across the bridge at Fountain as it heads south to Gorham. The engine was traveling at speeds over 55 miles per hour across this bridge and you could hear it f... (more)
Union Pacific 3985 is just south of Dupo as it rolls through the rural farmland.
An unattended tree swing gently drifts in the warm breeze while a lone GEVO leads a Northbound K train through the crop and dirt fields of Illinois.
Seven thousand tons of manifest roll South underneath a MoPac signal bridge with a KCS Southern Belle and two NS motors leading.
After previously scouting Ware, IL, and spotting the grain elevator, a little California driving earned us a shot of the UP 2010, a Boy Scouts of America Commemorative GEVO leading the N. L... (more)
After entering the Land of Lincoln, Illinois, UP 2010 accelerates to track speed and crosses an old MoPac bridge.
A rainbow of BNSF locomotives lead a train north along the Mississippi River bluffs.
An ex-Chicago and Northwestern Operation Lifesaver unit works DPU duty on a south bound coal drag along the Mississippi River Bluffs.
A string of tank cars rolls south over the KasKaskia River on a south bound freight.
The conductor rides the point of 4141, the unit backs up to pick up a string of double stacks.
A south bound freight streaks past a cantilever signal in UP's Dupo Yard.
Northbound near the Ivy Road crossing.