Led by a Union Pacific unit, a Southern Pacific train departs Klamath Falls on the Modoc Line. It was the first time I had ever caught a UP unit leading an SP train. Since UP ultimately abandoned ... (more)
An eastbound Modoc Line train begins the descent down Howard's Gulch not long after the Rio Grande/SP merger. The UP unit on the point is ironic, as UP's acquisition of SP eight years later would ... (more)
A clean UP SD70M heads west at Midvale with the snowy Wasatch Range in the background. Equipment from a recent track rehabiliation campaign dominates the foreground.
Before dawn, a Norton-bound NS mty man awaits a fresh crew at Appalachia.
2 units keep each other company.
AKA UP 3985, Rocky Mountain RR Club 50th Anniversary Special