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Photo ID: 644802

BNSF 4648 exits Tunnel 7 and prepares to immediately enter Tunnel 8 at Dark Canyon as it heads eastbound along the Feather River Route. With a storm order in affect, the conductor was coordinating... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Dark Canyon, California, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 4648
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 10, 2018


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Jan 16, 2018

Views: 1,916
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Favorited: 24

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Photo ID: 644608

Whatever it takes. In the early 1960s, construction began on the Oroville Dam. Once the dam was completed, the resulting reservoir flooded the Western Pacific mainline east of Oroville. A new rout... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: James, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6474
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 03, 2018


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Jan 15, 2018

Views: 3,887
Comments: 3

Favorited: 38

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Photo ID: 644439

The Sierra Nevada Mountains stand between California and the outside world. Within the 400 miles of these rugged, steep mountains, are two railroad routes. The southern route, Donner Pass, climbs ... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Sloat, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8452
Train ID: CSKPF9 09
Photo Date: January 11, 2018


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Jan 13, 2018

Views: 1,166
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Favorited: 24

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Photo ID: 644256

The thunder rolls. On a cold stormy day in Northern California, Union Pacific 6662 guides a heavy MNPRVX around the Williams Loop, east of Quincy. At over 7,000' in length, this train easily has t... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Williams Loop, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6662
Train ID: MNPRVX 07
Photo Date: January 10, 2018


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Jan 12, 2018

Photo of the Week

Views: 12,891
Comments: 10

Favorited: 113

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Photo ID: 611723

SPMW 209 ducks under the last remaining searchlight signal bridge on Donner Pass. Meanwhile, skiers enjoy perfect snow conditions at the nearby Sugar Bowl Ski Resort.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Rotary
Location: Norden, California, USA
Locomotive #: SPMW 209
Train ID: WTKTKF 25
Photo Date: February 25, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Mar 31, 2017

Views: 2,452
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Favorited: 29

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Photo ID: 610010

Deep in California's Gold Country lies the old Sierra Railway. Miles from any sign of civilization, this area truly feels like the Wild West. Built in 1897, this track has long been used to shuttl... (more)

Railroad: Sierra Northern
Locomotive: EMD GP20
Location: Quigley Creek, California, USA
Locomotive #: SERA 50
Train ID: Fassler Flyer
Photo Date: March 14, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Mar 15, 2017

Views: 3,654
Comments: 4

Favorited: 39

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Photo ID: 609838

Spring has arrived across much of Northern California. With sunny skies and temperatures hovering around 75 degrees, it is the perfect weather to be trackside. Here, California poppies dot the hil... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW-CTE
Location: Elsey, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6035
Train ID: GSVTST 06
Photo Date: March 12, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Mar 13, 2017

Views: 989
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 608992

On a cold winter evening, the railroad has sprung to life. An eastbound grain train has pulled up to Switch 9 to wait for the passing MNPRV. Tucked in the middle of all this action is the rotary s... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Emigrant Gap, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5274
Train ID: MNPRV 22
Photo Date: February 24, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Mar 06, 2017

People's Choice 4

Views: 6,288
Comments: 0

Favorited: 40

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Photo ID: 608541

It can be difficult to comprehend the size of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Trains, massive in their own right, seem to to be dwarfed by the endless snow covered peaks of the Donner Pass Route. Uni... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Troy, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 580
Train ID: 2WTKTKF 25
Photo Date: February 25, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Mar 02, 2017

Views: 5,479
Comments: 1

Favorited: 46

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Photo ID: 608317

Thirteen feet of snow has fallen across Donner Pass this season, making 2017 the third snowiest winter in recorded history (according to up.com). With the Feather River Route closed for months due... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Rotary
Location: Norden, California, USA
Locomotive #: SPMW 207
Train ID: WTKTKF 25
Photo Date: February 25, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 28, 2017

Views: 3,329
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Favorited: 26

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Photo ID: 608145

SPMW 207 passes under the last remaining searchlight signal bridge on Donner Pass as it clears the heavy "Sierra Cement" from track #1. The rotaries would plow snow all the way to the Bi... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Rotary
Location: Norden, California, USA
Locomotive #: SPMW 207
Train ID: WTKTKF 25
Photo Date: February 25, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 26, 2017

Photo of the Week

Views: 10,561
Comments: 4

Favorited: 73

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Photo ID: 608116

The legendary rotary snowplows have returned to Donner Pass. California has been hammered with numerous storms this winter. All of these storms have wreaked havoc across the Donner Pass Route. Fro... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Rotary
Location: Troy, California, USA
Locomotive #: SPMW 207
Train ID: WTKTKF 25
Photo Date: February 25, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 26, 2017

People's Choice 2

Views: 19,085
Comments: 8

Favorited: 79

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Photo ID: 608016

Rotaries Return to Donner Pass! After a record year for precipitation in Northern California, the rotaries have returned to Donner Pass. SPMW 207, a rebuilt rotary snow fighter, holds the... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Rotary
Location: Emigrant Gap, California, USA
Locomotive #: SPMW 207
Train ID: WRVTKS 24
Photo Date: February 24, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 25, 2017

Views: 15,092
Comments: 5

Favorited: 83

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Photo ID: 605796

Union Pacific's Jordan Spreaders work around the balloon track at Truckee, California. Truckee is the headquarters for snow fighting operations on Donner Pass. The balloon track is a key component... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Jordan Spreader
Location: Truckee, California, USA
Locomotive #: SPMW 4032
Train ID: WTKTKF 12
Photo Date: January 12, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 06, 2017

Views: 3,613
Comments: 1

Favorited: 26

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Photo ID: 605220

A new crew is onboard and Union Pacific 7215 is departing Dunsmuir, California with a lengthy QPWRV in tow. This train will follow the Upper Sacramento River (pictured right) down to Lakehead. A c... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Dunsmuir, California, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7215
Train ID: QPWRV 6
Photo Date: January 13, 2017


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 02, 2017

Views: 1,465
Comments: 0

Favorited: 9

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