A Valentines Day special approaches Trimble Road running through a very wintery Animas Valley on its way to Cascade on the day before Valentines Day 2010.
The California Zephyr snakes through Byers Canyon, which still has remnants of winter. Bringing up the rear is Union Pacific Dynanometer UPP 210.
BNSF ES44AC no. 6089 leads another ES44AC on the first of two coal empties at Berthoud, Colo., just after sunrise on April 01, 2015.
Old Rio Grande triple hoppers still line the inside of Big 10 Curve west of Rocky, Colorado, as seen on June 9, 2014. Twenty-four of these hoppers are filled with dirt and rocks and are welded to ... (more)
A trio of cascade green, former BN units run down Mason Street in Fort Collins, heading to Longmont with a string of hoppers.
BNSF 8895 shoves a northbound empty coal train past a long string of windmill blades as the UP engines prepare to move out of the engine yard.
The ATSF 1024 looks good splitting a pair of semaphore signals as it rests on display at its newest location greeting drivers coming into La Junta. This spot will become home to the city’s future... (more)
A handful of clouds build up over the mountains as BNSF's Cheyenne, Wyo., to Denver, Colo., manifest heads south out of Boulder led by three GEVO's and two dead-in-tow Hudson Bay Railway GP35's, n... (more)
Before the Ansco Rio Grande Ski Train bought three F40PHs from Amtrak, they leased a like number from them for a couple years. On March 5, 2000, one of the locomotives was ailing, so Union Pacific... (more)
The California Zephyr snakes through Byers Canyon, which still has remnants of winter. The train is almost two hours late, but to make up for it, is sporting a Union Pacific Mobile ... (more)
A stormy afternoon on Tennessee Pass. The thunder heard from the cut on Kindig's Curve however is a westbound coal load with 8 GE's and one EMD Tunnel Motor in Run-8!!!! Oh what a place it was!!!!... (more)
Only train of the day when I visited enters the Royal Gorge canyon
A visiting NS engine gets to tour the Moffat Tunnel line as this Eastbound train takes the siding at Rocky. The mainline is seen on the hillside in the background at the siding of Eisele.
The UP hosts a BNSF unit in the North Yard.
UP 5744 (AC4400CW-CTE) shares the 36th Street Yard with UPY 661 (GP15-1).