Icycles dangling from the frozen number boards of UP 589 pose while UP 604 waits for its next flip over Donner Pass in Truckee, CA.
"Highball the 1995." On a clear spring afternoon, Union Pacific 1995 (the Chicago & Northwestern heritage unit) rockets westbound out of Truckee while Amtrak's California Zephyr p... (more)
Eastbound BNSF No. 5306 and Manifest, approaches the old town site of Boca, a thriving town during the construction of
the Central Pacific Railroadl
Eastbound Union Pacific SD70ACe No. 8624 approaches the old town site of Boca. Lumber was supplied for the building of the Central Pacific along with ice and Boca beer for other markets.
Leaving Truckee and Following the Truckee River out of town, eastbound Union Pacific No. 6942 leads a unit train down through the curves of Glenshire and on to Reno.
Rounding through the Horseshoe Curve at Glenshire, a Union Pacific unit train heads down the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountains to Reno.
Eastbound along the Truckee River, BNSF No. 5377 slides a manifest down the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountains to Reno.
Westbound Union Pacific No. 6708 passes under Interstate 80 as it winds along the Truckee River in the Glenshire area of Truckee. Ahead the climb to Norden begins and then the long slide down the ... (more)
For as long as I can remember, the MOGRV (previously known as the MRORV) was a "junk train". It had relatively low priority and was usually comprised of a mishmash of boxcars, gondolas a... (more)
Following the Truckee River westbound from Reno, a Union Pacific Mixed Manifest is just outside of the Town of Truckee. Ahead waits the real climb to the Summit at Norden.
Amtrak Train No. 5, the westbound California Zephyr rolls through east Truckee to a station stop in Truckee. Ahead awaits the climb up to Norden and Donner Pass.
Amtrak Train No. 6, the eastbound California Zephyr late leaving Truckee has a clear signal to Reno Nevada.
With engine 5271 bringing up the rear, westbound intermodal train UP ZNPOA passes through snow covered Truckee, California on the Roseville Subdivision.
Late on a beautiful afternoon in the Sierra Nevada, SP 192 West departs Truckee, CA.
UP 3075 leads an eastbound through Truckee in September 1998.