With the Swan Ranch Industrial Complex in the background westbound tonnage follows a trio of EMDs into the big curve at Speer, WY. Speer is the junction between Union Pacific's cross-country Overl... (more)
Three of the motors that work the 7200-acre Swan Ranch greet the morning sun. 4155 looks splendid in the repaint.
A UP grain drag rolls through Speer, Wyoming behind a trio of armour yellow motors
UP 844 drifts downhill at Speer.
Having just joined the 'Overland Main' at Speer Junction the annual CFD special drops down grade into Cheyenne with a trainload of passengers eager to attend Frontier Day's opening ceremony. For t... (more)
As afternoon thunderheads move over the plains westbound tonnage heads west up 3 track, also known as the 'Harriman Line', at the east end of Speer. Here a hold out from the steam era still watche... (more)
Union Pacific #2403 leads SD40 #3065 and U30C #2921 on a Westbound Military train.
After taking the winter months off Union Pacific FEF3 #844 returned to the mainline on April 10th, 2017 for a 'break-in' run between Cheyenne, WY and Greeley, CO. On the return leg of its journey ... (more)
UP 844 is dropping down the hill out of Speer on the UP Greeley Sub. headed back to Denver with UP Train PDVDV1 23, the Frontier Days Special. The steam era water tank that once topped off the FE... (more)
Union Pacific Challenger 3985 hustles through the snowfall while running light to Speer. The locomotive is to take over the excursion to Laramie that has been brought up from Denver by EMD DD40X C... (more)
With a distant storm casting its darkness to the east, a pair of WATCO six-axles sits quiet in the industrial park southwest of Cheyenne.
Union Pacific 844 leads the ferry move from Cheyenne to Denver to get ready for the annual Denver Post trip to Cheyenne's Frontier Days.
After the area got pounded by a Severe T-Storm, the sun peeks out of the clouds, along with a nice cold breeze to accompany it. The sound of a steam engine can be heard off in the distance. Seen h... (more)
On a clear summer morning, Union Pacific FEF-3 4-8-4 Northern number 844 chuffs past Terry Ranch Road on her way to Denver.
The E's are doing all of the work today, and making quite a show of it, on the return to Cheyenne.