UP 602 leads the flanger eastbound blasting through deep snow at Soda Springs, CA on the UP Roseville sub over Donner Pass.
Last year was a slow year on Donner for me. My timing was way off, I had to bump my time off by a week in which case proved to be a mistake. I missed some fairly large storms. However on this day ... (more)
With very wet snow falling the flanger moves west on the #1 track at Soda Springs. That large plume covered me as the flanger passed....It forced snow into almost every pocket I had. Nothing new t... (more)
About 1/2 track mile from the Soda Springs crossing, I am still trying to perfect this shot. Again a little dark, but the train was kicking it up quite nicely. It was a slow and disappointing Wint... (more)
Just before sunrise, we had to make the little light we had work. It was a wet snow, so we decided not to trek too far away from the car. But here the westbound MSTDVJ heads through the crossing w... (more)
Well its getting to be that time a year again for me. Im just looking through some pictures and looking for my trip home to CA in two weeks. Here A flanger is seen heading west down track #1 in he... (more)
A magnificant winter scene...as breathtaking as it is, if you look closely youll see the uP 585 working Eastbound on the #1 track. The low clouds, snow covered scenery and light snowfall make for ... (more)