Southern Pacific SD40 8409 leads SP SD45 9123 and UP SD40-2 3189 out of the snowsheds at Norden, the summit of California's grueling Donner Pass.
Amtrak #6 The California Zephyr gets a Highball to enter the shed at Norden
EMD SD45X, a 4,200-horsepower testbed, leads a westbound merchandise train at Norden in January 1975.
Amtrak No. 6 emerges from a snowshed at Norden with ex-SP FP7A 6461 acting as lead helper over Donner.
Pentax H1a; Agfachrome
Pentax H1a; Kodachrome
Westbound Reno Fun Train at Norden, CA.
The first hint of Autumn is in the air and the color of trees at trackside as three big T-2s exit a snowshed at Norden heading east.
The eastbound California Zephyr is stopped at Norden to meet its westbound counterpart, train #5, on a snowy Donner Pass.
Westbound Reno Fun Train at Nordon, CA