A westbound stack train rounds the Pritchard Creek horseshoe in Eastern Oregon. This remote area has some of the finest high desert scenery on Union Pacific.
Three CNW motors lead 82 cars of dirty dirt through Lake Point at a steady 15 mph on July 26, 1996.
What a spectacle! I remember setting up at the big cut at Erda for an NPLA coming west out of Salt Lake City. As the train rounded the bend I thought to myself, WOW..a shiny, clean Chicago & North... (more)
C&NW 8700 screams downhill from the Tehachapi Mountains into the desert with a string of baretables.