On a warm saturday morning before attending a memorial for the late Dick Herbert, I trudged up to my old curve to see what southound was blocked to come through Alsen. A nice surprise in squeak... (more)
Two UPs rumble south with a loaded ethanol by the shoreline on a windy Saturday morning. The nose wings on the lead ACE symbolize for me the spirit of the late great Dick Herbert who I would at... (more)
UP 8829 & 5335 power a westbound manifest on the Columbus sub.
UP SD70ACe 8829 leads a Los Angeles, CA-New Orleans, LA Z train east on the Gila Sub, passing under a classic SP cantilever. The train will be handed off to the CSXT in New Orleans for the remaind... (more)
UP SD70ACe 8829 heads south on the Mojave Sub with an LA bound Z train.
UP SD70ACe 8829 climbs over Tehachapi Pass with a hot Z train. The train has just departed the south switch at Bealville and prepares to head into a tunnel.
UP reposition auto racks twist and roll down the Cuesta Grade.
Another auto repo train blasts through this steel trestle, which was built in 1909.
UP 8829 leads 3 other EMD's on a MWCNP freight at Blue Cut on BNSF's Cajon Sub.
Brand new UP 8829 leads this West Colton to North Platte manifest up Cajon Pass near the old Alray tunnels.