The headlight configuration of UP 1422 gives a clue to its Southern Pacific lineage.
UPY 1295 is a former Southern Pacific MP15DC built in 1974, and until fairly recently could be found working the yards around Denver.
Its always a bit exciting to see something new when trainspotting. For me, it was seeing for the first time in these parts a Genset 3GS21B. This one was spotted in the UP's North Yard in Denver. ... (more)
The private vista dome car 'Sierra Hotel' tags onto the back of the California Zephyr, which has just left Denver's Union Station and is passing the UP's North Yard as it heads to the Moffat Tunne... (more)
Due to the weather conditions between Chicago and Denver, the California Zephyr was over 5 hours late arriving at Denver's Union Station. After a brief stay for fuel and passengers, it left Union... (more)
UP 4161 (SD70M) holds next to the North Yard while MOW equipment moves down the track.
It is well below freezing and in light snow Kansas City Southern 4131 (SD70ACe) leads a long train full of military tanks and equipment south from the North Yard. It will jump on the Joint Line a... (more)
A group of 10 UP engines, lead by UP 7463 (ES44AC) is about to depart from the North Yard in Denver, Colorado.
UP 703, a former Missouri Pacific GP38-2, gets repositioned in the North Yard to grab another cut of cars for sorting.
BNSF 8923 heads to the Denver Yard pulling a small work train, complete with an Ohio crane car.
It is a busy day in the UP's North Yard in Denver. Visible are four ex-Missouri Pacific engines (UP 825, UP 1823, UPY 691 and UPY 625). There is also an ex-Chicago & Northwestern (UPY 546) and a... (more)
UPY 546 works the North Yard in a blizzard.
UP 8964 (new to the data base SD70AH) gets ready to pull a freight out of the North Yard, while on an adjacent track the veteran UPY 691 (GP15-1) gets ready to pull another string out for sorting.
UP 1823, one of the many former Missouri Pacific Geeps now in service with the Union Pacific, brings in its crew from the North Yard.
A dynamic sunrise begins to break over the UP's North Yard in Denver.