S: Union Pacific #844 Steam Train Ride
BC: The train moves on down the rail...
FC: Our Train Trip 6-6-11
1: 844 Steam Engine
2: The day before we took the girls to visit the train.
3: Jim's new hat for our trip!
5: I was lucky to win a trip on this Union Pacific 844 Steam Train after voting for this route online! Exciting!! | All Aboard!
6: Heading out of Cape Girardeau!
7: The Southeast Missourian photographer was on board to document the trip for the paper! I made front page!!! ME!! | We were thrilled to be able to ride in the dome car - what a view! | We rode in the dome car! | We rode in the dome car!
8: Out the window.....
10: In the train...
11: Steam engine watchers along the way.
12: Even a biplane came by to check out the steam engine!
13: Riding the rails!
14: Winged | Winged onlookers...
15: Rustic scenery!
16: The train | Bathroom & between cars
18: Jim tracked our trip on his phone's GPS, of course!!
19: Jim & I loved our train trip! Wore our wristbands & had cool tickets!
20: An hour stop in Dexter!
22: Meeting trains along the way!
23: We have the stoplight and a lonnng wait!
24: Finally, after 4 1/2 hours, we pull into Poplar Bluff!! Trip's end!