UP's CWEIP-22 led by UP 8819 works its way to Solitude, UT on UP's Green River sub.
The Collapse of the East Portal of Tunnel 16 - [Gorge Ride 2017 Series] - Debris from the collapse of the rock around the east portal of Tunnel 16 lies in the road bed after an unusually w... (more)
Nearing Yuma for a crew change, a westbound Union Pacific's container train winds through the many curves in southwestern Arizona's Dome Valley located on UP's Gila Subdivision.
Trona Railway SD40T-2 2005 continues the southward climb out of the Searles Valley as it passes through the Trona Pinnacles.
Though Solitude is one of the most apt railroad location names I've been to I also felt the presence of the great photographers who'd come before to this remote location for this classic shot on t... (more)
If Mars had trains… Curving through Utah’s red rock country, Union Pacific’s Potash local approaches Bootlegger Canyon on the northbound trip back to the main line at Brendel on April 4, 2010.
A snow squall moving in darkens the distant peaks as Union Pacific's potash local makes its way west on the ex-Rio Grande mainline near Thompson Springs, Utah.
The effects of water on desert landscapes is evident in this vista of the eastbound Union Pacific LJP45 “dirt train” local at West Mounds, Utah, on April 6, 2005. A pair of Rio Grande EMD SD40T-2s... (more)
A second shot from a rest area. This one was on I80 about 20 miles east of Green River. They do find wondrous places for a pee.
The railroad from Aus to Luderitz, on the Atlantic coast of Namibia, has recently been rebuilt. However it seems to have been abandoned and is now swamped by the ever moving sand dunes.