Western Pacific GP9 727 has been preserved as a monument in downtown Elko, Nevada.
An eastbound manifest freight train snakes along the Humboldt River.
A westbound doublestack is rolling through Palisade Canyon on a beautiful afternoon.
For a number of years, a Western Pacific GP9 and caboose have been on display in the Elko Railroad Park. Located at 7th and Railroad Streets, the right of way once hosted the Southern Pacific main... (more)
Hell bent to "get out of Dodge" at dusk, four Western Pacific GE's and an EMD unit smoke it up eastbound through downtown Elko, Nevada en route Salt Lake City on April 18, 1980. Fortunately the t... (more)
A pair of EMDs pull a Stockton bound ore train in to Elko yard.
Union Pacific 844 steams across the desert into Elko, Nevada.
This old UP "map" plug door cushion car from the 1960s is stored in MofW service on a spur near downtown Elko.
Sorry, Nevada but by this time everything along I-80 looked alike. I love the non-standard hood and very non-standard headlight. I'd like to have heard that buying decision being make. Anyone wh... (more)
It was around 4AM as the last WP California Zephyr was readied to head West from Elko, Nevada at the SP station in downtown. The last Eastward Zephyr had left several hours earlier. Today, all tra... (more)
This westbound UP is on the former SP, while the former WP crosses above.
Members of the UP steam crew are seen here waiting patiently as one of the water bottles are being filled with water, a long process. Nikon D70, 18-70mm. www.bayarearailroading.com
Members of the UP steam crew are seen here in the cab of 3985. Nikon D70, 70-200mm. www.bayarearailroading.com