An overnight Snowfall in the Sierra Nevada mountains has left a dusting of snow. The snow at Boca at 5528 ft is already melting in the morning sun's warmth. Union Pacific ES44AC No. 7742 with west... (more)
UP 7742 leads an EB stack train through the rock cuts on the west side of Benson, AZ
UP ZG4TU 17 is finally on the move after spending 6 hours at Gorin moving/setting out CSXT 18 with a locked axle. This gummed up the railroad, providing us with 8 westbounds in the last 3 hours o... (more)
With total winter conditions at 7600 feet, nearing the town of Scofield, Utah. The landscape around the Pleasant Valley branch is blanketed with deep snow, and a ominous winter sky, it's a real wi... (more)
Looking two or three miles away, an eastbound empty autorack train bound for the Canadian National Railway rounds the sweeping curve just west of Pine Bluffs, WY. The Colorado Rockies can be seen ... (more)
A Rolla, CO to Canadian National Railway empty autorack train (ARLCNR 14) makes a perfect meet with a hotshot Global II (Chicago), IL to Oakland, CA Z-Train (ZG2OA 13) at track speed sporting an C... (more)
The UP wings reflect late afternoon sunlight at James along the Feather River Canyon.
UP 7742 and Modoc Northern 7780 at Utah Central's shop in Ogden. Both locomotives will be scrapped soon
The MNPWC, a North Platte, NE to West Colton, CA manifest rolls west through the heart of Afton Canyon on UP's Cima Sub.