Steve Lee holds a hand out the window, as the big Northern and centennial unit lean into a curve at Platteville.
The veterans unit leads the Cheyenne Frontier Days train back towards Wyoming passing one of many fields in northern Colorado, while racing away from a thunderstorm in the background.
As the fertile farmlands in northern Colorado's high plains show vibrant life Union Pacific 844 storms through Peckham on the Greeley Subdivision. This deadhead move is positioning 21 pieces of Un... (more)
Running with a clear stack, the 844 heads North with the Cheyenne Frontier Day special alongside Highway 85.
Union Pacific 844 sounded Great as it worked up the grade towards the Wyoming border between Carr and Speer.
A spotless Union Pacific 844 starts the trek down the Greeley Sub. at Speer heading back to Denver with the Frontier Day special. The Steam era water tank still stands in the background.
A pair of flagless Union Pacific engines head South towards Denver with a train of Windmill blades.
UP 1989 leads a heavy N. Platte to La Salle manifest train Southbound into Nunn.
The Rio Grande Heritage engine traverses the East leg of the wye at Speer Jct. and heads South down the Greeley Sub.
The old steam engine era Water tank stands besides Mains #3 and #4 in the back... (more)
Rio Grande Heritage pays a visit to the Centennial State as it travels along the Centennial Highway (Hwy 85) at Ault as it heads South.
The deadhead move of the Cheyenne Frontier Days train from Cheyenne to Denver drops down the grade out of Speer Jct.
A National Guard plane also makes an appearance up in the sky!
Union Pacific's Cheyenne Frontier Days special leaves Denver behind as it heads North towards Cheyenne powered by the A-B-A set of E9's and Centennial DDA40X #6936.
The entire 58 cars of Barnum & Bailey's Red Circus train is seen stretched out here as the train heads South approaching Denver. The eventual destination for the train is Colo. Springs.
Union Pacific 844 steams north for Cheyenne early on a cool Saturday morning through north eastern Colorado corn fields.
UP 844 and Centennial 6936 prepare for a photo runby near Terry Ranch.