Just as night falls over the UP yard in Laramie, an eastbound freight lights up Big Boy 4014 and 844 on their way home from a successful run to Ogden. Tomorrow morning, the train will make the tr... (more)
4014 with 844 Pull out of Laramie towards Cheyenne
A storm is heading south as this freight heads west across Wyoming
Meeting at Tie Siding with a severe storm over Laramie
After turning on the wye at Laramie, Wyoming, Union Pacific Challenger 3985 travels east through the yard. Soon it will be taking its train toward Denver, turning the train over to a Centennial un... (more)
After a day long run from Rawlins, Wyoming, UP PRWLM2-17 finally rolls into Laramie, WY where it will spend the next day before heading back to Cheyenne, completing “The Great Race to Promontory”
With business car “Kenefick” bringing up the rear of the train, the sun graciously lit the scene as 4014 and train coast into a service stop in Laramie.
Heavy storm clouds over Laramie never get real close to Tie siding so I didn't get wet. A freight rumbles up the line towards the city with 7877 as helper at the rear.
UP 4014 and UP 844 head westbound on UP's Laramie Sub, at Dale Jct, WY. May 4, 2019.
UP 4014 & 844 depart Laramie on their last lag of the return trip from Ogden and the 150th Golden Spike celebration.