UP 7228 leads a westbound manifest on the Marysville sub & will be continuing west on the Kearney sub at Gibbon Jct. in approximately a quarter mile.
A Herzog ballast train exits Tunnel 11 as it heads north along the Shasta Route. Between Lakehead and Dunsmuir, the route follows the Upper Sacramento River. Make sure you bring a fishing pole!
A wintry scene is evident last February at the West siding switch of Cliff as UP 7228 heads East into the siding with a loaded coal train as UP 6058 West holds the main.
The industrial corridor along I-70 in eastern Denver is filled with a maze of railroad tracks going off in all directions. The main trunk of these spurs is the ex-Rock Island line, now UP's Limon ... (more)
An empty UP coal train awaits an opening at 36th Street Yard at sunset, with the skyline of downtown Denver visible on the far left. The big building beyond the locomotive is the Renaissance Denve... (more)
It's easy to take the mountain view for granted when you see it on your commute to and from work every day. But sometimes the light is just so good you have to go find something to photograph. Her... (more)