UP 4014 on its way through Mohawk during The Great Race Across the Southwest
UP 4014 on its way through Dome valley during The Great Race Across the Southwest
“World Famous” UP Big Boy #4014 takes charge of POGEN1-12 as they hustle into Morgan, UT upon starting the return leg of the Great Race to Promontory. It’s hard to believe that over five months ha... (more)
The return trip from San Luis Obispo for the Union Pacific 2 day excursion for the California Short Line Railroad Association from Burbank Ca. to San luis Obispo and return on the Santa Barbara S... (more)
Union Pacific ran a 2 day excursion for the California Short Line Railroad Association from Burbank Ca. to San luis Obispo and return on the Santa Barbara Sub. Northbound along the Gaviota Coast ... (more)
UP local arriving in Oakdale.
Named for vintage railroad photographer Herb Sullivan, a rancher from Placentia, California, who created iconic photographs of trains on this curve in the 1930s and 1940s, and the curve was later ... (more)
Union Pacific’s M-NPWC1-09, heading to West Colton Yard from North Platte NE, descends Cajon Pass on the BNSF’s Cajon Sub, rounding Sullivan’s Curve as it heads west. This train will most likely ... (more)
UP 4014 makes the short trek to Barstow after spending the night at Yermo. I would be on display in Barstow and pick up the passengers for the excursion run down through Cajon Pass to West Colton... (more)
Easing across the low Flint River, UP 1989 leads a coke train south towards Waycross then on to Rincon, Georgia.
The Big Boy charges hard out of Barstow, CA as on lookers take in the sight of the this massive machine pulling a 25 car passenger special back to West Colton, Oct. 13, 2019.
King of the Hill. Showing off its enormity against the backdrop of Cajon Pass, "Big Boy" #4014 rounds a curve near Blue Cut while making its way towards Colton. Seeing the locomot... (more)
After being held up for two eastbound trains, the UP 4014 makes its first appearence of the day near Dome Valley.
A couple GE DPUs are on the rear of the MWCOG as they drift downgrade out of Victorville.
MWCOG grinds upgrade through Alray with a fairly rare for Cajon trio of EMDs on the head end.