A work train that was actively working at Lakepoint, had shut down the railroad. Two westbound's and one eastbound was piled up on each end. Once the work train got it's men and equipment in the ... (more)
UP 1943 "Spirit of the Union Pacific" and CP 6644 with commemorative WWII military paint schemes are on display for train days at the St. Paul Union Depot. This weekend marks the 77th a... (more)
.Amtrak No. 5 the westbound California Zephyr is lead by a clean Union Pacific SD70AH, no. 8849. The Zephyr is down by 6 Hours and 55 minutes at Truckee Ca. No. 5 slides down the western Slope of ... (more)
Union Pacific's "Spirit of the UP"/"Support our Troops" tribute locomotive made an appearance on display at "Union Depot Train Days" in 2021.
The locomotive corres... (more)
Tribute. In an event that attracted railfans from around the country, Union Pacific Railroad 1943 (Veterans Tribute, SD70AH) lead a office car special on May 31, 2018 (operating as Norfolk ... (more)
A Bay Area to Mexico auto repo heads along the Salton Sea midway through its trip.
UP 3080 gets the LOF67-27 back on the move after waiting patiently in the siding at Gaviota to meet Amtrak 11, the southbound Coast Starlight, on a cool afternoon on the ex-Southern Pacific coast ... (more)
ZLCLT runs around itself as they round Tehachapi Loop. Note the derailed boxcar that now serves as a shed on the right.
A 2 unit ZLCLT snakes north as they run around a grain train.
ZLCLT passes a grain train as they head downhill.
NS southbound 143 is lead by UP's Spirit of America as it crosses Lake Cumberland. At Burnside a fresh crew will board to take the train onto Chattanooga.
An eastbound extra Harbor stack approaches the Salton Sea as they pass the searchlights at Mortmar.
An extra LAXT to Marion, AR stack train heads eastbound through Palm Springs with a set of NS power behind the UP leader.
With a decent-sized train, the UP 8863 leans into the "S" curve near Shawmut Arizona as they climb the 1.5% grade.
Some of the S curves that the Yuma Sub takes in San Timoteo Canyon help show off the loads of windmill components on this unit train as they approach Ordway.