A meeting at Meno. A westbound Union Pacific Z with No. 8179 leading, meets Eastbound Mixed Manifest with No. 8239 leading, at Meno siding in the Columbia River Gorge.
Nearing the top of the grade at Apex on the UP's Yuma Subdivision, an eastbound mixed freight works out of San Timoteo Canyon and into the town of Beaumont.
UP 8179, 6597, & 5479 power a westbound intermodal train.
Smoke from a fire in Yosemite has begun to creep into the Tehachapi Mountains as a lone ES44AH heads up the ILBSE 29 as it cruises downgrade into Tunnel 2.
Beginning its assault on Edelstein Hill, westbound intermodal F-KG4LB1 24Z rounds Houlihan's Curve on BNSF's Chillicothe Subdivision with a pretty new looking GEVO leading the way. This is a track... (more)
Due to the forest fire in Yosemite, smoke has covered the sky in the Tehachapi mountains, but that doesn't stop UP as one of there intermodel trains heads north towards Seattle, WA as it snakes it... (more)
A two week old ES44AH, UP 8179, leads the ZTUG4X 16 down main 2 of the BNSF Marceline Subdivision in Eton, MO.
UP 8179, an SD9043MAC, pushes hard at the rear of a coal train, passing some vintage G head signals in St. Elmo.
UP 8179 & 7009 lead a unit grain train.
Big Mac power (front and rear with the DPU also a SD90 on this west bound Manifest as it takes the bottom half of the S curve at Apex.
A rail train from Portland bound for Laramie, WY navigates the curves alongside the Columbia River near Hood River. The "stick" rail gets loaded onto flats at Terminal 2 in Portland.
Awaiting it's crew just south of Mojave.