engine
Keeping Truckee Railroads Alive!
  Home Up
TDRSlogo

 

Rotary Snow Plow

Rotary snow plows are some of the most spectacular equipment operated over Donner Summit.

Rotary snow plow.

Rotary Snow Plow

rotary signage

rotary signage

rotary signage

rotary side view

rotary signage

 

Snow Removal over Donner summit
Watch this informative 8 minute video on snow removal over Donner Summit. Understand the Flanger, Spreader and Rotary plows and when they are used.

Rotary Snowplows
See modern day rotary snow plows in action.

Push Snowplow
See a push type snow plow in action to understand why rotary snowplows were invented.

 Geotourism

Visit us at
Sierra Nevada Geotourism

 

 
 

Copyright© 2008 - 2011 - Truckee Donner Railroad Society - a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization

Complimentary hosting is provided by Lake Tahoe On Line

 
Home