UP 7668 East leads an interesting consist, in which would also include two DPUs on a Roseville to Roper manifest through Truckee, passing the restored depot.
SP rotary 207 is done for the day and clean up has begun. Steam generated by the on-board steam generator is used to clean out crevasses and blades.
The flanger is about to head west from Truckee, CA.
Another view of the rotaries coming in to Truckee, CA. I finally think I know the number of the rear one - #207
The blades are slowly spinning on the SP's rear rotary when they come into Truckee, CA. Obviously I used a slow shutter speed to get this shot but the added depth of field due to the small F stop ... (more)
The rotaries are coming through the signal bridge in Truckee, CA
The rotaries are entering Truckee, CA after a long day getting over Donner Pass.
UP 572 pauses near the grade crossing at Truckee as the moon peers through light clouds.
The lead unit of the flanger shows off some of the snow left from the slides it plowed through on its last trip.
Departing; looking backward
Departing; looking forward
Just love the look of the rails with a fresh blanket of snow on them!
After a long day battling the snow up near the summit, myself and Dick Dorn take some night shots at the MOW yard in Truckee. Here Dick is seen blasting his stobe.