UP 2001 leaves behind the Ozark Plateaus as it passes through Morrilton, Arkansas, leading a southbound manifest bound for North Little Rock.
UP 4014 steaming hard as it passes through Vian.
UP 4014 resting under the stars in Van Buren awaiting its Saturday adventure.
Just out of North Little Rock, the 844 leads the Valley Eagle Heritage Tour towards Van Buren on the former Missouri Pacific.
With smoke and steam hanging in the still morning air, the 844 crosses Lake Dardanelle as it heads west. The guy in the bass boat at right was taking photos too.
UP inspection car "Idaho" brings up the rear of the 844's train.
Local police and UP employees keep spectators off the mainline as the 844 sits on display next to the former Missouri Pacific depot.
Members of the UP steam crew observe as the 844 cautiously backs its train onto the D&R wye where it will spend the night.
On its way from North Little Rock to Russellville, the 844 and its train of support cars and passenger equipment ease through Atkins, slowing for a meet at Worthen while the chase caravan follows ... (more)
The 844 charges through western Arkansas on former Missouri Pacific trackage as it continues its month-long tour of the south central part of the UP system; notice the refrigerator cars for the Ty... (more)