This is certainly one way to transport 737's to Boeing. Boeing 737 Fuselages are seen traveling from the Boeing plant in Wichita, KS going to the assembly plant in Washington by rail.
With Longs Peak looming at 14,259 feet, the Denver, CO to Tacoma, WA Stack Train led by a UP SD70M and patched SP AC4400CW (ex SP 182) creeps through the small siding at Highland. The train is slo... (more)
A southbound stack train glides along side Larimer County Road 15 just south of Berthoud. The train is gonna go in the hole at Longs Peak where the crew will tie the train down.
A southbound Laurel to Denver manifest crosses over the recently built concrete bridge over the Little Thompson River outside of Berthoud. This area was under water about three months ago due to h... (more)
Two GEVO's from both BNSF and CSX lead a Wichita, KS to Laurel, MT Boeing Airplane Train as they meet the Longmont Switch at Longs Peak under a Waxing Gibbous Moon.
Amtrak #5 led by a UP AC4400CW rounds the curve between Eisile Siding and Plainview Siding near Coal Creek Canyon. Table Mountain in Golden can be seen in the background.
The Arctic Air mass is still in the area as snow from Wednesday is still on the ground with the Laurel to Denver Manifest leaving Boulder with the Front Range Foothills and Valmont Power Plant in ... (more)
Due to their second P42DC experiencing mechanical problems, a UP AC4400CW was tacked on the point of Amtrak Train #5 for the trip west. The train can be seen here climbing the 2% grade as they're ... (more)
A UP Section Gang performs a rope burn on a section of rail on a siding in the yard at La Salle, CO. One of the worker swings a sledge hammer on the rail to place it back into position.
Mr. and Mrs. Clause wave to families after arriving on the Great Western Santa Train in Windsor, CO.
It's a rather chilly morning with the temperature around -5 degrees as both the Buck and Longmont Switch power can be seen parked waiting to go to work later today. Power from both Burlington Nort... (more)
Something seems to be missing here.
Snow continues to fall as the Cheyenne, WY to Denver, CO Manifest led by two Dash 9's and three SD40-2's rolls down the middle of Atwood Street in Longmont.
It's just after sunrise as a westbound empty coal train makes its way west towards the Moffat Tunnel through Rocky just west of Denver on November 15, 2013.
Slowing for the approach and stop signal at Eisele Siding, the DPU brings up the rear of this loaded coal train as the train negotiates the s-curve in Coal Creek Canyon.