Eastbound UP ITAG4 passes through the West End Mosier searchlights, headed Eastbound on the Portland Sub towards Hinkle
Since I can’t get out and chase trains much in my new home of Rochester, MN right now (Covid-19 you know!), I have been spending a lot of time combing my files of past railfan trips. And guess wha... (more)
An afternoon stock train rumbles through the Tooele Valley.
UP 5703 leads westbound empties towards Gibbon Junction.
A Valmy, NV to Skyline, UT coal train curves eastward through the Jordan Narrows approaching Mesa. Crews are building a new commuter rail line parallel to UP's Provo Sub between Salt Lake City and... (more)
With a Roper crew on board, Union Pacific's Skyline coal train departs Salt Lake City for the power generating station at Valmy, Nevada.
UP 5703 is assisted by 3 more AC units as they bring this long and heavy Valmy coal train up Silver Zone Pass and around Arnold's Loop. UP 7190 is the second unit and UP 5262 and 6231 are shoving ... (more)
The "Peloton" flashes past the "yellow jersey" on a southbound Union Pacific freight that is waiting on the San Luis Obispo helper for a braking assist down the Cuesta Grade. Amtrak's #11, the Coa... (more)
Spanning the base of Coal Creek Canyon, a westbound train with empty hoppers crosses over Colorado Route 72.
UP Eastbound Freight Train at Fenner, Az. on UP'S Sunset Route with a UP ( Former SP/SSW ) GP60 leading a pair of SD40-2'S & a C40-8. Note that the lead GP60 has the white painted roof, which refl... (more)