Cold and wet, a manifest bound for Cheyenne, Wyoming is seen on the approach into La Salle, Colorado. The train originated at UP's 36th Street Yard in Denver, Colorado.
A daily UP manifest from Denver, CO to North Platte, NE passes through La Salle, CO. The first two units were a nice change from the regular SD70Ms usually seen on this train. A SD90MAC on the p... (more)
An aging General Electric C40-8 is seen waiting outside of La Salle, Colorado, next to a corn field on a sunny July morning.
During a quiet morning at the UP La Salle, CO yard, a pair of GP40-2's stand quietly waiting for their next assignment. UP 1502 is a former SP unit, and UP 1363 once wore the DRGW logo.
A relic from the past. This old Union Pacific Caboose has seen many years in service on the Union Pacific system, before cabooses were taken out of service. Withthe caboose sun bathing, it's class... (more)
UP 1348, that was once ex DRGW 3126, and recently repainted in the UP paint scheme is seen moving a string of cars out of the UP yard in La Salle, CO that will eventually be made up into a local r... (more)
The Brakeman who was aligning switches for a Local at the UP yard in La Salle, CO, decided to remove his jacket and place on a nearby switch temporarily while continueing his duties.
This UP Local is tied down on a siding south of the UP yard at La Salle, CO. The crew went DOL the night before and could not make it back to the yard and secure their train as usual.
Three SD70Ms are seen taking a Dotsero, Colorado bound work train into La Salle, Colorado. At Dotsero, the work train will do some work around the Wye where the Tennessee Pass line comes in. The t... (more)
After just being refueled by a mobile truck at the UP Yard in La Salle, CO, GMTX 2120 and UP 1350 wait for a new crew to take this Local south on a switch job at various industries along the way.
A North Yard, Colorado bound manifest with 8 units on the point is seen going through La Salle, Colorado. The train originated at UP's massive Bailey Yard in North Platte, Nebraska.
UP 4074 is the lead unit on this North Platte, NE to Denver, CO Manifest, as it passes through the UP Yard in La Salle, CO. EMD SD70Ms are the most common power seen on the Greeley Sub.
UP 4793 is seen coming into La Salle, Colorado, with a BNSF Executive SD70MAC as the trailing unit, on the Green River, Wyoming to Denver, Colorado Manifest.
Seen are a pair of older power that have seen service from both the SSW, SP, and UP through out the years. Currently these units are being used on various UP Locals that originate at La Salle, CO.
Seen is UP 1445 parked on one of the locomotive tracks at La Salle, CO. 1445 still wears the classic Rio Grande paint scheme that will always be remembered.