An ontime #5 battles up the backside of Donner Pass, nearing the California border after departing Reno.
The last Reno Fun Train of the 2010 winter is crossing Truckee River on its westbound run over Donner Pass on a sunny March morning. Take a look at the dome car behind the engines.
About 15 mins. after the QRVNP 21 passes, an empty UP grain train lead by a pair of GEs drops down the east slope of Donner & through Mogul, NV.
UP 7837 leads a eastbound manifest down the eastern slope of Donner Pass, at Mogul, NV; just a few miles after crossing into the silver state. Here the 2 mains split and follow separate paths up t... (more)