Up until now, I thought this adventure in 2010 was the best UP steam experience I'd ever had that was likely to involve a crowd & make me think twice about chasing. And it still is....but....2019... (more)
Near the town of Dix, Nebraska a westbound UP stack train passes beneath one of the classic "Harriman era" signal bridges still in service on Union Pacific's Sidney Subdivision.
A trio of new 2700 series tier4's lead a Kansas City to Brooklyn, OR train near Dix, Nebraska.
UP 8422, 3934, & 3853 lead a westbound manifest.
UP 8189, CSX 7310, & CSX 5000 lead a westbound unit train of gondolas.
A westbound UP manifest freight train passes under the signal bridge.
Doing every bit of track speed headed to North Platte!
Clean-looking westbound meets tired-looking eastbound