CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Big Boy has begun this year’s Big Trip.
Union Pacific Big Boy No. 4014 left its Cheyenne headquarters today, heading east to Sidney, Neb., on the first leg of a month-long, 10-state journey that will take it to New Orleans and back. Union Pacific offers both a detailed schedule and live tracking of the Big Boy on its website, as well as location updates on Twitter.
Watch Trains News Wire for more information as the trip progresses.