After the crew change at the Cheyenne Depot, UP 7655 (ES44AC) exits the yard and heads west.
After sitting out 2020 due to the COVID 19 Pandemic, here's hoping that Ed Dickens and the rest of the Union Pacific steam team can run UP 4014 on the rails again in 2021.
COVID resulted in idling the massive UP Big Boy 4014 for 2020. It is hoped that 2021 will see the long awaited running of 4014 through the Moffat Tunnel Sub and the 30 tunnels located in the Colo... (more)
UP Ge U50C 5012 leads another U50c and A DD35B west out of Cheyenne in the spring of 1974. Sadly these units were a total flop. The aluminum wiring was a main problem as they tended to catch fire... (more)
UP 4014 on her shakedown cruise out of the Union Pacific's Cheyenne Yard..
UP 5849 (AC4400CW-CTE) leads a freight into the Cheyenne Yard.
After collecting a few covered hoppers, the Big Boy departs the east end of the Cheyenne Yard for its first trip east in 60+ years. Ed Dickens cab be seen leaning far out of the cab of 4014, as th... (more)
A stack train with two NS visitors glides through one of the many crossovers at the east end of Cheyenne’s Yard. To the left Big Boy 4014 can be seen collecting a few covered hoppers, before follo... (more)
UP 8174 (C45AH) heads into the late evening sun, passing UP 4014 as it leaves the UP yard in Cheyenne. Soon after 8174 leaves, Big Boy 4014 will emerge from the shadows of a 3 year restoration an... (more)
UP 2761 (ES44AC-H) leaves the UP's Cheyenne Yard through the signal block on the west side of the yard.
UP 9033 (SD70ACe) runs through the UP's massive yard in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
UP 4014 gets repositioned in the Cheyenne Yard for its shakedown cruise to Colorado. Tomorrow the engine will once again leave its home base and travel to the mid-west states.
UP 4014 waits for the signal to begin the test run which will shake any bugs out before the big trip to Utah.
Fresh off the Hill from Laramie! Just after the steamers cut off to head for the shop after a successful excursion, the diesel power and consist wait on track 4. The steam support cars would be sw... (more)
The sun does not get much lower than this as the last few minutes of direct sun illuminates UP 7489 (AC45CCTE) as it runs light out of the UP's Cheyenne Yard.