Milwaukee Road 5802 handles some switching duties at their Black River yard after descending Snoqualmie Pass into the Puget Sound region. The train will set out cars for Seattle, and pick up any f... (more)
BNSF 5408 leads a Z train west through Lyle, WA along the Columbia River en route to Portland, OR. The containers/trailers are loaded and active while many lumber center beams and boxcars remain s... (more)
UP 6825 and a former SP AC440CW head a coal train downgrade through the Big Ten loop above Arvada, CO while their rear DPUs exit the east end of Clay siding above them.
UP 7604 leads a westbound freight for South St. Paul out of Eau Claire, crossing the Chippewa River near the local paper mill.
The local serving Menomonie, WI from Altoona returns east light after switching industries in town. It will meet a westbound freight at Ajax siding about a quarter mile east.
UP 4014 readies for departure at 8 am July 24, 2019 about to leave Altoona, WI for Adams, WI on its way to Chicago over the next few days.
A properly attired conductor bids farewell to one of thousands of people who enjoyed touring the passenger train at Altoona.
Engineer Ted Schulte has whistle duty as crowds enjoy the experience of seeing and hearing steam in action, many for their first time ever.
Reports estimated more than 10,000 visitors to the UP 4014 display in Altoona, WI the afternoon of July 23, 2019. The historic event also quietly celebrated the 56th anniversary of the last Twin C... (more)
After a brief stop at Warrens, UP 4014 accelerates out of town near Broadway Rd. on its way to an overnight stop at Adams, WI.
Leaving Altoona, WI around 8 am UP 4014 bends around a curve at Lang Rd. near Humbird, WI. Next stop, Merrillan for greasing journals.
Altoona's 400 Club likely had its busiest day of the year, maybe the decade with all the activity just outside its front door. The train remained at this location overnight.
UP displayed their train at Altoona from 2 to 5 PM on July 23. The train was well received with several thousand people enjoying its visit and special festivities.
UP 4014 rolls its train across the Chippewa River at Eau Claire, WI, a few miles from its destination of Altoona for display. Coincidently, the train is about an hour ahead of the eastbound Twin C... (more)
UP 4014 rolls east along a corn field near Hammond, WI on the train's way to Altoona, WI for a public display.