Union Pacific E-9 #949 makes a rare appearance out on the mainline as it tows passenger car Howard Fogg and is seen here accelerating over the South switch at La Salle.
A UP Section Gang performs a rope burn on a section of rail on a siding in the yard at La Salle, CO. One of the worker swings a sledge hammer on the rail to place it back into position.
With trip number two underway, UP #8772 leads the Operation Lifesaver Special out of La Salle as they make their round trip between Greeley and Platteville.
Thanks to a couple of heads ups, I was able to get track side to see the Operation Lifesaver Special operating on Union Pacific's Greeley Subdivision. They did two round trips between Greeley and ... (more)
Four UP GE AC4400CWs lead empty WAFX Aluminum coal hoppers as they depart La Salle, CO after receiving a clear signal from the dispatcher after meeting a southbound manifest.
On the Kersey Branch in East La Salle, Local 7 pauses for a few minutes after tieing down the cut of cars they shoved back from the UP Main onto the branch next to an old farm shed.
On this National Train Day, UP's Local 7 (LDI07-11) shoves back and kicks cars into the yard in La Salle, CO. Pretty soon they'll shove the rest of the train onto the Kersey Industrial Lead with a... (more)
LDI07-16 "Local 7" departs La Salle with three cars after switching in the yard. Three GP40-2s power today's local and will have a stop in Fort Lupton and Brighton down the line.
AMTK 156 skirts along the UP Greeley Sub at La Salle, CO.
Running late as usual, Amtrak #5 "The California Zephyr" has its dynamic brakes on as they slow for the permanent speed restriction in La Salle as they head north towards Speer and beyond to Emery... (more)
Amtrak#5 races north with AMTK 156. the Heritage Unit leading, as it detours on the UP Greeley Sub.
A Vestas Wind Energy Unit Blade train is seen coming off of the UP Fort Collins Branch. The train originated in Windsor, CO and interchanged with Great Western Railway at Milliken, Co.
Amtrak#5, the California Zephyr, is seen heading north outside of La Salle, CO. They had to take a detour because of track work on the Moffat Line.
A Crew Member of UP 1456 gets ready to head for the Yard Office after tieing down the Power on Local LDI04.