There was no scanner or device required to track the progress of 4014 from here. You could see this plume for miles & miles. The forecast for the "blizzard" had this as one of the area... (more)
#4014 didn't let a "blizzard" hold it back from reaching the home plate of Cheyenne.
Neither sleet nor snow, as they say. Under the watchful eyes of crew members that dug out the switches, #4014 & train eases out of North Yard at Pecos Street for a short trip westbound, followed ... (more)
Ending the historic 2019 steam season on a snowy high-note Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 works its train upgrade through the Terry Bison Ranch on the Greeley 'main' from Denver on the final leg of it... (more)