The westbound Canadian makes it's stop at the Lake Louise depot back in the summer of 1976.
UP 844 is heading back home to Cheyenne and in a hurry as she heads into Winnemucca, NV on the old WP line west of town.
The short lived Transcisco Passenger train ran between San Jose, CA to Reno NV for maybe a year. It was a luxury private train operated with 35 on-board service personel with Amtrak crews operatin... (more)
UP 5105 East rolls through the cut east of Ocala, NV. Sunset is in about 20 minutes.
A westbound UP freight is going through Ocala, NV where an eastbound is giving it a rollby. This is a 3 minute shot.
An eastbound UP freight lights up the cut just east of Ocala, NV. The lights of Lovelock, NV shine in the background. This is a 3 minute shot.
BNSF East is using it's trackage rights on the UP's Overland Route at m.p. 322 just east of Ocala, NV.
Amtraks CA Zephyr #6 is about 2 hours late when it flies by Parran siding at m.p. 312 on the UP's Nevada Sub. The sun has just peaked out from behind the clouds to give this nice dusk look to the ... (more)
SP rotary 207 is coming to a stop in Truckee and soon the cleanup will begin. They rotaries will cross over to #1 rail the next day and clean that line up.
The Union Pacific has sent the rotaries up to Donner Pass to train crews. At Bowman, CA, they've stopped briefly to allow the eastbound CA Zephyr to go by.
SP rotary 207 is done for the day and clean up has begun. Steam generated by the on-board steam generator is used to clean out crevasses and blades.
SP 9814 East is passing the switch that leads to the Sisquiyou sub at Black Butte, CA on it's way north to Portland, OR
After a break for some servicing, the rotaries rev up again to head east to Truckee, CA for their overnight stay and then return the following day to do #1 track.
The flanger is about to head west from Truckee, CA.
Another view of the rotaries coming in to Truckee, CA. I finally think I know the number of the rear one - #207