The Union Pacific Shafter Sub. and I80 both cross the Toano Range in eastern Nevada at a low spot called Silver Zone Pass. This is the ex. Western Pacific 7th Sub. The highway elevation is 5900â€... (more)
As the rain lets up from a fast passing storm, this loaded Sheboygan-bound coal train crawls west on wet rails up the grade under a pair of rainbows.
An eastbound stack train bound for Houston crosses over Lake Amistad, the magnitude of the bridge increased by the low water levels of the lake suffered from another long, dry Texas summer.
A UP intermodal passes under the other main track as it snakes its way along Cienega Creek.
Norfolk Southern train 211 is seen late-running out of Linwood, NC, account storm delays to the north, with Union Pacific ES44AC 7391 leading UP ES44AC 5484, NS SD60I 6758 and SD70M-2 2648, as see... (more)
Here is the new realignment East of Tucson. The new track bypasses the Empirita horsehoe. I havent been out for quite a while, but I decided to drive out to see what the realignment looked like. T... (more)
Late evening along UP's Yuma Sub deep in San Timoteo Canyon, finds this Westbound with a newer GE on the point.
UP 7391 is the DPU on an eastbound unit grain train.