A UP SD60 leads an eastbound "shooter" at Dale Junction, WY, high atop Sherman Hill. This was the route of the Transcontinental Railroad, although the original alignment was slightly fur... (more)
Oilcans making a day run down the coast.
A trio of EMD SD60s lead Rio Grande #734 through Springville, bound for the Skyline coal load out on the Pleasant Valley Branch in Carbon County.
E/B sulphur train heads toward UP's Butler Yard on the Adams Sub.
Bright sun.....fresh snow.....fresh paint.....priceless!
So you think this train has enough power to make it up the hill??! Luckily, for the UP this train makes a large setout at Sparks, NV. It is not too uncommon for both the east and the west bound z-... (more)
Eastbound UP "shooter" across Sherman Hill.
UP 6002 pauses at Scholl Road in Ames to change crews. Usually trains head into Boone for change-outs, but there was a backup of westbounds today.