Union Pacific's West Colton, CA to Salt Lake City, UT manifest glides east down the Sharp Subdivision approaching Payson, Utah.
Trailing DPU brings up the rear of this 504 axle manifest, as it winds its way through the area south of Las Vegas known as Bard.
This eastbound manifest is slowly moving around Sloan mountain. Used for many decades for local aggregate construction.
Eastbound manifest passing the Reid-Garnder power plant...about 60 miles north of Sin City.
An eastbound UP manifest approaches some of the sharpest curves on the entire Los Angeles & Salt Lake mainline in Clover Creek Canyon, near the defunct siding of Little Springs.
When looking at the backdrop, one would think the photographer was half tanked... but it's just some of what traffic gets to encounter, as it traverses the topography on UP's Cima Subdivision.
This westbound manifest is heading to West Colton, Ca....with a single DPU bringing up the rear.
For this eastbound manifest, crew change is about 30 minutes away at MP 333, at the Vegas Depot