A four pack of SD70Ms march up the eastern slope of Sherman Hill with a westbound Z train on the drawbar. Leaving Bufford, WY the Z train has nearly made the 8015' summit at Sherman. Most westboun... (more)
The scent of fresh rain still hanging in the air from a thunderstorm system mixes with the labored roar of a westbound Union Pacific 'shooter', illuminated by a brief break in the clouds as it asc... (more)
This was the return leg of a Rocky Mountain Railroad Club excursion from Denver to Laramie and back. UP 3985 powered the train between Speer and Laramie. On the east slope at Bufford, the big engi... (more)
The ground is quite literally shaking as UP 3985 roars around a curve on Sherman Hill, en route "home" to Cheyenne on a Rocky Mountain Railroad Club R/T excursion to Laramie. It was a little miser... (more)
UP 3985 pours on the coal (yes, it was still coal-fired at the time) on a run-by coming down Sherman Hill toward Cheyenne. This was an all-day Cheyenne to Laramie R/T.
UP's eastbound Challenger charges downgrade on a run-by.