On the first of December in the beautiful winter morning light, a Union Pacific manifest grinds up the steep grade at Fenner to the summit at Dragoon Az. Also an interesting note, a large group of... (more)
13,000 horses have a Coffeyville, KS to Kansas City, MO manifest freight rolling along with ease along the Verdigris River valley in southeast Kansas.
The North Yard is full of UP power, with ACe's, MP's and at least four ex-Southern Pacific engines.
A flag burner along with CSX 4386, a SD40-3 rebuild and the new kid in town, EMDX 1503.
Union Pacific power leads a Shire Oaks - Ashtabula, OH coal train crossing 2 to 3 through the interlocking at CP Leets.
Here's one of my favorite locations to catch trains in Spanish Fork Canyon. UP 8344 East rattles the facing crossover switches at CP RG677 Rio with 10,551 ft. Mt. Loafer looming in the background.... (more)
A 77 car MRONY squeals around the Soldier Creek fill at Gilluly on March 15, 2013. Only 10 additional miles and 1000 feet of elevation remain to reach Soldier Summit.
Moving right along at the maximum authorized speed, UP's MRONY curves east through Spanish Fork Canyon at Diamond Fork. This Salt Lake to Denver general freight has three motors on the point, 77 c... (more)
After switching out a cut of cars at Provo Yard, UP's MRONY is back up to speed blasting east through Springville in the early morning sunlight. Shadowy 11,749' Mt. Timpanogos looms in the backgro... (more)
A westbound Union Pacific freight, behind SD70ACe 8344 (and SD70ACe 8393, AC4400CW 5500 and SD70M 4954), enters San Bernardino after crossing Cajon Pass. The Pass is the depression between the Sa... (more)
UP power featuring SD70ACe 8344 on the point pulls CSX manifest Q390 slowly east through an MoW work area
Southbound Intermodal Train to Dupo