Light dusting of snow and clear blue skies called our name on Monday for a bit. We headed out for some UP traffic on the Clinton Sub in eastern Iowa. Unfortunately the UP didn't want to play ball ... (more)
Heavy Snow and Wings
Down the grade nearly home after a snowy ride over the Continental Divide UP #5440 leads a 6 pack with coal in the first significant snow of the season.
A UP Grand Junction,CO - Denver,CO manifest prepares to duck into tunnel 29 at Pinecliffe.
UP's hot-shot Oakland Z-train cruises through Glenshire, soon to start its battle against the eastbound grade.
UP 5440 is the lone unit on westbound empty wells.
With a nice mix of power on the point, Union Pacific's North Platte, NE to West Colton, CA manifest departs Salt Lake City for a journey along the former LA&SL to Southern California.
This is the trailing DPU on an eastbound manifest...The engineer and conductor will recrew in Las Vegas, about 14 rail miles from this location.
An eastbound train has completed its passage through the Tehachapi Mountains as it sweeps through the reverse curves at Mojave.