Amtrak's Empire Builder heads east through the Burlington Northern Interbay Yard.
As the blue hour fades into the night, a large lighting bolt hits behind the Union Pacific 6938, which is proudly displayed in front of the Jenks Locomotive Shops. The line of thunderstorms passi... (more)
Union Pacific SD40-2 "snoot" 1658 and SD60M 2480 outside the Jenks shops. The 1658 having it's engine fully exposed for work to be done, while 2480 shines in some fresh paint.
Union Pacific 7095 sits outside the Jenks shop in North Little Rock in a fresh coat of paint going through final inspections.
While enjoying the view from the Tucson yard tower, SP 6339 slowly came into the yard with a mixed bag of locomotive power. Never thought I would see a Rio Grande GP-9 in Tucson.
Lightning flashes near the Union Pacific Jenks Locomotive Shops as a severe thunderstorm rolls through Little Rock.
A colorful consist of Cotton Belt 9381, WC 6498 and CNW 6819 leads an eastbound manifest out of Tucson. Plenty of pool power rolled across the Sunset Route during the 1990s.
Union Pacific DD40 6909 sits with a trio of UP 8000 series SD40-2s in the diesel service area in the Los Angeles yard. Photo taken with permission.
A solid set of EMD SD70Ms lead by 7001, leads a doublestack eastbound out of Tucson. Solid sets of leased and pool power was rather common on trains going over "The Stormy".
Having just made a crew change, Santa Fe 5628 west heads out of the Belen yard at 7:45 am with the hot 188 intermodal train.
The monsoons have created large thunderstorms over eastern New Mexico as Santa Fe 5660 west leads the hot 199 intermodal train out of Willard and around the sweeping curve just west of town.
UP 3359 leads FURX 3034, SP 8358, UP 3289 and a long doublestack east out of Tucson.
Mount Hood 88 switches passenger cars around in the yard in Hood River, Oregon.
Missouri Pacific 9007 sports the Union Pacific paint scheme as it leads an autorack train west towards the Blue Mountains.
Having just met a loaded grain train, Union Pacific 9164 leads an autorack train out of the siding as it passes through the scenic Blue Mountains.