Passing along the Truckee River in Boca, California, the ZNPOA continues its westward journey to Oakland with DPU UP 5271 bringing up the rear.
The first normal snowfall of the year in the Donner Pass area finds the BNSF Mixed Manifest travelling along the Truckee River at Boca in the fresh snow.
A westbound intermodal train climbing up through the eastern side of Donner Pass, heading to Truckee and points west.
Six ex-SP FP7 units lead the Reno Fun Train West along the Truckee River West of the old trewing and ice plant town of Boca, CA
Amtrak No. 6 rolls downhill next to the Truckee River near Boca, CA. Her two SDP40Fs apparently provided plenty of power for today's consist, since the train didn't require a lead helper to get it... (more)
Skirting the swollen Truckee River, a westbound intermodal train is about to tackle Donner Pass on its way to the Pacific on National Train Day 2017. It's somewhat appropriate shooting such a trai... (more)
Skirting the swollen Truckee River, a westbound intermodal train is about to tackle Donner Pass on its way to the Pacific on National Train Day 2017.
It's somewhat appropriate shooting such a... (more)
Amtrak's California Zephyr tackles the snow covered Sierra Nevada Mountains as it rolls along the frigid Truckee River at Boca. The high temperature on Donner Pass was in the mid 20s.
Running approximately 4 hours behind the mark, Amtrak's Zephyr 5 heads west along the Truckee River with a broken down P42 and a UP ACe in the lead.
On a clear morning after a much needed rain, a Union Pacific Z train crosses Stampede Meadows Road. The Truckee River, muddy from the rain, meets the clear Little Truckee River which runs from ne... (more)
The Truckee River meets the Little Truckee River, flowing from under the railroad, at Boca. Eastbound Union Pacific 7122 drifts downhill alongside.
With an SP helper on the point, an Amtrak Reno Fun Train heads back toward Oakland.
The MRORV navigates through the series of curves along the Truckee River. The mid train DPU's can bee see in the distance at Boca.
A quintet of new GEVOs makes for a great sight as the ZOAG2 rolls along the Truckee River at Boca. This hot UPS Z train had no trouble making track speed over Donner and now can coast downgrade in... (more)
Union Pacific 5282 races a grain shuttle through Boca, California along the Donner Pass Route under dark, rainy skies. This train made it over Donner Pass just before snow started to fall.