The Ski Train meets a UP loaded coal train at Clay siding.
A morning meeting on the Moffat line. Three Warbonnets
are at the lead of six engines on an eastbound freight while the westbound Ski Train waits for clearance on the Clay siding.
A private crossing between ranch land is about to be passed by this UP coal train.
The westbound California Zephyr waits on the Clay Siding (above) for a train ahead to clear the Plain Siding about 3 miles further upslope. Below, a loaded coal train with 6 midtrain he... (more)
The Ski Train heads up the front range with a summer weekend special. Note the crew enjoying the breeze from the baggage car.
The Ski Train exits Rocky Siding and continues its climb toward Winter Park.
The California Zephyr has just finished negotiating the Big Ten and Little Ten curves and exits Clay Siding.
The California Zephyr exits Clay Siding, approaching the mouth of Coal Creek Canyon, on a hazy morning.