Columbine, Texas Eagle and Cheyenne make up a short UP special, eastbound along the Truckee River near Wadsworth.
I followed this westbound train for about 100 miles as I traveled west on I80 across the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah and into Nevada. I got a shot of it at Pilot siding and then got ahead of it ... (more)
In a beautiful late afternoon light an eastbound unit train crosses the Humboldt river on the former Western Pacific tracks. You see the original Central Pacific grade of 1868 coming from the righ... (more)
Nevada Northern #93 heads for Ruth with an empty ore train.
Empty coaltrain rolling through Palisade Canyon on a beautiful afternoon.
Waiting at a railway crossing at sunset, hoping to get that one shot in beautiful evening light. It was really a surprise that we were able to photograph two trains. One of them the California Zep... (more)
The Glenbrook sits outside showing people what will soon be Nevada State Railroad Museum's newest operable locomotive
139 and still going strong! The Nevada State RR Museum's 4-4-0 number 22, the Inyo, poses in front of an old water tower that was originally located in the Washoe Valley on the Virginia and Trucke... (more)
The V&T Inyo and 25 sit at the depot at the Nevada State Railroad Museum
V&T 25 pulls its train around the loop at the Nevada State Railroad Museum
The V&T Inyo with its beautiful shining brass sits outside the depot at the Nevada State Railroad Museum
V&T 25 steams over the diamonds as it runs around the loop
In a spring morning at sunrise I was surprised by this wonderful and very long military train going to Salt Lake City but it was the own eastbound train in the morning
It is well after midnight as UP 8444 rests quietly in Las Vegas. The crewman on duty to monitor the locomotive through the night let me sit in the cab with him until 3 am, telling how all the con... (more)
"Meet me in Las Vegas"
An eastbound manifest meets a westbound container train in downtown Las Vegas on a 100 degree plus day in June.