With the first snow of Autumn on the mountains, D&SNG Baldwin K-36 No. 486 exits the gorge into the Animas Valley and Silverton.
A westbound BNSF manifest filled out with large cuts of heavy coil steel moves up the steep 2% grade in Coal Creek Canyon. The train is about to punch into Tunnel One and turn north for its cliff... (more)
Steamscape: Tanglefoot Curve. A Denver & Rio Grande Western freight runs around the Tanglefoot Curve and it runs the last mile of its trek to Cumbres Pass. The road engine this days is DRG... (more)
The Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey Circus train rolls and rolls and rolls into Denver. This angle gives a good view of the entire length of what makes up only 1/2 of the train. The personne... (more)
The Ringling Brothers And Barnum Bailey Circus train has just come down from the mountains via the Moffat Tunnel Sub and heads into Denver. It is quite the site to see the many cars that make up ... (more)
Westbound BNSF 3915 with a mixed manifest slides through the siding at East Bond along the Colorado River.
Double-header westbound at Tanglefoot. A classic, early 1900s double-header graces the complex curves of the Cumbres Loop, known more popularly as "Tanglefoot Curve." This train is westbo... (more)
On a beautiful, crystal clear Colorado morning, the eastbound Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey circus train descends down the main at Plain on its way into Denver. UP found some very nice power f... (more)
MINTURN CO AUG. 23 1981 -- D&RGW GP30 3013 awaits a crew to take its train west.
A BNSF lead LORAM train moves through the North Yard
BNSF 1444 (SD60M) leads a colorful trio in the Denver Yard
Amtrak No. 5 the westbound California Zephyr sails around curve along the Colorado River just North of Dotsero.
Coal moves along the Colorado River just North of Dotsero.
Pinning on the power. A D&RGW K-27 Locomotive couples up to a freight consist in the yard at Cumbres Pass, in preparation for the trip down the 4% grade to Chama, NM and beyond. On the si... (more)
UPY 625 (GP15-1) and UPY 1484 (MP15AC) sort freight cars in the UP's North Yard in Denver.