A pair of BNSF Dash 9s painted in fading heritage 2 colors pull a a unit train of empty auto racks fresh out of the Big Lift auto ramp and into the quaint area of Greenland. Meanwhile, nearby bov... (more)
Some classic railroading. Manned helpers provide the assist to a coal train for the climb over the Palmer Divide. Once a common sight on the Jointline, and still occurring occasionally I here, bu... (more)
A trio of UP AC units emerge from the swirling snow as they pull hard on their 120 car train of coal destined for the Drake power plant in Colorado Springs. With a fierce wind moving snow all aro... (more)
Due to wildfires burning in the Western United States across several states and also in Canada throughout a few Provinces, thick smoke clouds from such fires have moved into Colorado and as far ea... (more)
BNSF 5933 hauling a full load of coal through Greenland Colorado
BNSF 6071 leads a coal train through a Christmas card like scene in Greenland today as the loads from the famous Black Thunder Mine climb through this open range area. Off to the right the 7,516 ... (more)
BNSF's twice a week northbound Pikes Peak Local running on the Pikes Peak Sub with namesake Pikes Peak in distance approaching Greenland.
Late morning along Colorado's Joint Line finds CREX power leading a northbound BNSF coal empty near Greenland.
CREX 1404 leads a northbound empty on Main 2 as the train passes Greenland on the Joint Line.
With a late afternnoon thunderstorm moving from the west, a BNSF Texas bound coal load moves slowly upgrade on Main 1 at Greenland, Colorado.
BNSF twice a week northbound Pikes Peak Local near Greenland
Northbound BNSF coal empty approaching Greenland on main two of the Joint Line as a UP southbound coal load was climbing past Spruce on main number one main.
A BNSF empty coal train curves through the Greenland, CO open space on one of the first days of summer. In the back ground is the Front Range and Pikes Peak standing guard.
Surrounded by a fresh dusting of snow, a Southbound coal train grinds upgrade through Greenland.
Just like the Danish island bearing the same name, today's Greenland, Colorado is covered in a lot of snow as a pair of BNSF 70MAC units head back to their train. This set of power has just given... (more)