As seen from atop a small rock protruding out of the manzanita growth, a northbound manifest freight is approaching the north switch of Hotlum siding while some 10,000 feet above, Mount Shasta hol... (more)
A weathered station sign places this train on NS, near the end of it's Long Beach to Atlanta trip in 1x1 configuration.
A westbound just leaving the siding at Shawmut just a couple of minutes before sunset on a hot Sunday evening. It had cooled off to 103 degrees F by now :).
4 units struggle up Beaumont Hill between Ordway and El Casco as they battle the grade through San Timoteo Canyon with a long eastbound.
Running along the shore of the Salton Sea, at about 200 feet below sea level, Union Pacific train IEWLB 15 (Intermodal; Englewood TX to Long Beach CA) trundles along just ahead of a Railroad: Union PacificLocomotive: GE ES44ACLocation: Bombay Beach, California, USALocomotive #: UP 7420Train ID: IEWLB 15Photo Date: November 17, 2011
Westbound stacks head downgrade through San Timoteo Canyon with a hot running SYUWC with UP 844 on there tail.
A Union Pacific Elko, NV to Council Bluffs, IA shippers special glides downgrade through Price Canyon just east of Lynn.
UP 7420 leads a intermodal train (detoured off the Sunset Route) east through the small town of Echo, Utah.
UP 7420 leads a stack train, detoured off the Sunset Route east along the Evanston Sub at Echo, Utah.
A Union Pacific Elko, NV to Council Bluffs, IA shippers special glides downgrade along the Price River approaching the west switch at Kyune.
A Union Pacific shippers special snakes along the Price River just west of Lynn, Utah.
Minutes out of Helper with a fresh crew on board, a Union Pacific shippers special curves through Spring Glen, beginning a 170 mile journey east across the Green River Desert to Grand Junction, CO... (more)
Curving eastbound along the foot of Castle Gate, a Union Pacific shippers special glides downgrade along the Price River about five miles west of Helper, Utah.
On a gorgeous springtime afternoon, all 19 cars of a Union Pacific shippers special have emerged from the Kyune Tunnel in Utah's Price Canyon.
19-car Business Special
Two newer GE ES44ACs lead this business special southbound among the many grass seed fields in Oregon's Willamette Valley.