Same train different days running back to back. The UP 1943 lead the MNPML-10 about 45 minutes ahead of the MNPML-11. Lead by UP 3868. It's nice to see a SD70M out leading a main line train. The t... (more)
Thanks to a local clogging up the works. I was able to catch my breath for my second shot. Once the local cleared. I was able to catch 1943 climbing the grade at Warner, Utah.
Tried out a new spot this afternoon. It was nice to see a train with no DPU's with four units up front. UP 6394 and companions cut through the pea soup we have for air these days. We are currently... (more)
Listing to him growling away on the grade, watching him stretching out on the straightaway. The sights and sounds of being track-side, makes me keep coming back for more.
Like a vacuum coming down the rails. With UP 2689 on the point by itself. You could really hear the sound of the Tier 4 locomotive. There was also a mid train DPU. They had their work cut out for ... (more)
Staying flexible. I was after an eastbound shot. After hiking in for about a mile of a shot, I would really like to get, and hanging out about 40 minutes. The signal lite up green for a westbound.... (more)
Calculated luck! I saw this train up in Salt Lake North Yard being serviced on my way home. I went home but, was keeping my eye out for it. I heard a horn about 7:10 tonight, and debated if it was... (more)
An afternoon stock train rumbles through the Tooele Valley.
UP 8806 and 4341 are the sole power for the MNPWC.
Just on the outskirts of Tooele, Utah. UP 1996 is at the railroad milepost of Warner MP751.
UP 1996 High Ball! Warner, Utah.
UP 7386, 5465, and DPU 7204 haul a 187 car IG2LA past Warner, Utah.
A couple sharp looking SD70ACe's, lead an evening westbound manifest on the Lynndyl Subdivision.
Just on the east boundary of Tooele, Utah. Union Pacific 7678, 5193 are about to roll through town. The tracks run through the west side of town, the railroad calls the milepost Warner.
Union Pacific tier 4 2587 leads a loaded auto train on the west side of Tooele.