Having just met Amtrak 792 here at Santa Susana, UP 2002 is framed against the rocky hills as it gets it's train back on the move in the golden light.
After making it's escape from Gemco Yard back in the San Fernando Valley, UP 2002 brings today's edition of the LOF67 through the siding at CP Strathearn where it will wait to meet a number of Amt... (more)
Beginning its assault on Santa Susana Pass, UP 2002 and three other units notch up as they lug the LOF67 off the San Fernando Valley floor and through Tunnel 28 (off in the distance to the left). ... (more)
Some 17 years since being painted to pull the 2001-2002 Winter Olympics special to Salt Lake City, Utah, UP 2002 finds itself on the point of this evening's LOF67 bound for Guadalupe, Calif., as i... (more)
I was seeing reports for some time that the LOF67 (and LOF66 and LOF65) haulers out of GEMCO in Van Nuys CA and Guadalupe CA have been running with UP 2002, leading on the Van Nuys originating tra... (more)
An Olympic Under the Stars. Stuck in the siding at Millhouse around 9:45 p.m., UP 2002 and a plentiful amount of power rest under a star filled, summer night sky as they wait for their chan... (more)
Snowflakes at an Elevation of 61 Feet. On this cool, summer evening, the 200,000 residents of Oxnard likely have no idea a special guest is on the point of the twice weekly Union Pacific lo... (more)
UP 2002 races past Rincon Point against the setting sun and the fog banks of the California coast. From here, the train will continue north to Santa Barbara, where it will pick up lumber cars from... (more)
Traffic on the former SP Coastline has become nearly nonexistent due to the cancellation of the The Oilcans. The droves of folks who follow the rail traffic along this scenic route were treated to... (more)
Fall colors are in their dying phase as CSX Y129-04 sneaks up on me with UP 2002, one of the two UP Olympic units. It had been cloudy all day but some sun snuck out when I was stuck on the dark si... (more)
The Olympic Duo passes by the famous "Big Red Barn" located at MP 38 on the Geneva Subdivision.
With historic 'old town' Laramie as a backdrop an eastbound 'I' train sails through town under a full head of steam, shortly that charge will be put to work on the west slope of Sherman Hill.
The Olympic units head west through rural Maple Park as they make their way to Global 3 in Rochelle.
Comforming to the Mojave Subdivision's many serpentine curves Union Pacific's westbound ZLCLT drops down grade at Cable approaching the end of double track.
UP 2002, one of the commemorative Salt Lake City Olympic units, idles in North Yard on the back of the MNPWC 14 with its namesake city in the backdrop.