On lease to the Union Pacific. McCloud River Railroad SD38's 36 and 37 are found in Utah operating on Union Pacific's Salt Lake City to Provo line. Much of this line is now abandon or sold to UTA.... (more)
In a bizarre twist, Union Pacific leased two of McCloud River SD38's in 1988. UP L can be seen on the nose of the locomotives. They are on track-age that has now been dormant for about 18 years. T... (more)
A McCloud Railway train backs toward the interchange with Union Pacific. In a year and a half, the railroad will run its last freight train. Black Butte looms in the distance.
A McCloud Railway 'Hill Job' climbs the grade to the switchback at Signal Butte. Rails in the shadow of Mt. Shasta were looking good.
During 1990, Burlington Northern leased two McCloud River locomotives. The units were primarily used between Klamath Falls, Oregon and Bieber, California on BN's South Local. The McClouds are a fe... (more)