UP 8035 leads a freight train on mostly empty sand hoppers east near Elk Mound, WI on its run from the Twin Cities to Altoona, WI. Snow is disappearing exposing the thick layer of "pink lady&... (more)
UP 8035 crosses the Chippewa River entering Eau Claire, WI on its way to Altoona Yard just east of Eau Claire. This is about the time of day to old Twin Cities 400 would have cruised over the brid... (more)
UP 8035 leads an eastbound manifest from St. Paul to Altoona along US highway 12 about 5 miles west of Eau Claire, WI east of Elk Mound. The two unit consist seems to indicate a more frugal use of... (more)
A beautiful clear morning in Cajon Pass finds a westbound Union Pacific doublestack train descending the grade on main track #2 of the BNSF Cajon Subdivision, while an uphill train passes on main ... (more)
A Global 3 (Chicago), IL to Oakland, CA intermodal train chugs across the concrete Kate Shelley Bridge, which replaced the steal Kate Shelley High Bridge in August of 2009. The new concrete bridge... (more)
A westbound UP trackage rights train crosses the small trestle just west of Kinsman on BNSF's Chillicothe subdivision.
A colorful array of power consisting of UP,NS,CR,CSX
and CN leads CSX Q231 south towards Osborn yard as
it passes a nicely restored '55 Chevy.
A loaded coal train heads East as an empty one heads back West on this beautiful evening.
UP 8035 passes the concrete shed entrance to the west end of tunnel 40 (abandoned).