Sunset in Grande Gold
The last of the direct sun at East Portal highlights a matched colorful scene of Fall vibrancy of Rio Grande gold and yellow along the Moffat Road. ... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific coal empty crawls out of the west end of the “Tunnel District” passing the sight of daylighted Tunnel 28 east of Pinecliffe, Colorado, on September 15, 2018.
Crew change for westbound freight at Oroville Yard.
A westbound Union Pacific stack train scoots across Cienega Creek Bridge near Vail, Arizona, on the former Southern Pacific Sunset Route on the morning of April 23, 2017. The parallel highway Cien... (more)
In June 1996, UP ran an Officer's Special to inspect their purchase: The Southern Pacific Railroad. Here the train heads east near Shed 10 on Donner Pass with a spotless 90MAC and AC6000 for power... (more)
A UP duo leads Indiana-based crude oil train K040 through CP WOODBOURNE, en-route to Philadelphia.
UP 8012 leads a Roseville to West Colton train as it races through the outskirts of Tehachapi at the Williamson Road crossing.
Eastbound tonnage with a Ferromex GE in the concest, works up Beaumont hill on a cold February morning at El Casco.
Early morning deep in San Timoteo Canyon along UP's Double track main up Beaumont Hill finds a heavy eastbound, down to around 12 mph as it fights its way up the twisting mountain grade.
UP 8012 leads a westbound manifest. UP 8021 is in DPU mode.
A road foreman of engines inpsects the running gear of UP 8012 before it sets off over Donner Pass with the UP Inspection Special.
UP mechanical forces at Roseville wash the windows of the lead locomotive of the UP Inspection Special which is traveling over their recent purchase--the Southern Pacific Railroad.