An unusual train to start the day in Laramie.
In the morning light, with smoke from fires in Oregon and California adding to the ... ambiance? ... a single ACe pulls some large loads on heavy-duty flatcars down the old alignment on approach t... (more)
UP 8736 (SD70ACe) runs through the Wyoming open space south of Laramie with a long freight.
UP 8736 leads the grind uphill as the loaded coal train passes under Highway 6 with the majestic bookcliffs in the background.
Its easy to see what the once popular "Daylight" passenger trains were called 'the most beautiful train's in the world' as they skirted the Pacific Ocean at locations like this. While the days of ... (more)
As the mist gets blown off of the Pacific Ocean on to the rusty, steel rails, of the former Southern Pacific Coast Route, a pair of EMD motors race south along the shore of Emma Wood State Beach, ... (more)
On a very muggy early morning, an empty "K" rumbles north over the Catskill Creek with a nice colorful winged treat for the photographer today. The visiting foreign power color on this line durin... (more)
The second Q372 with another UP ACe in charge passes through V.O. just a couple hours after the first Q372 got into Selkirk.
UP 8736 head west on the UP Geneva Sub at 319 PM
The AMNLB-23 is seen entering the ex-SSW rail yard in Pine Bluff, AR for a crew change
The AMNLB-23 is seen departing Pine Bluff, AR around 6:45 p.m and is on its way to Long Beach, CA
The red rocks of Soldier Summit frame an Eastbound manifest working hard upgrade behind a CNW veteran leader.
First light catches an ex-CNW vet leading a 94 car Roper, UT to North Yard (Denver), CO manifest.