As evening descends over the Rocky Mountains with Union Pacific's Moffat Tunnel Subdivision therein, the rumble of a train can be heard through South Boulder Canyon as they work their way up the 2... (more)
All units, including distributed power, are riding up front as this coal train returns to the coal mines of western Colorado.
So coming down from Tehachapi Loop last Thursday (12/17/09) through Bealville and Caliente it's a bright sunny morning then a couple miles west and bang -- Central Valley fog. The BNSF Bakerfield... (more)
UP 8043 is starting the climb up Logan Hill. From this elevated position the entire train is visible, including the rear DPU starting to smoke as it digs in for the climb.