It is late in the evening and sun has almost set on the UP's 36th Street Yard as the remote engineer of UPY 577 (GP15-1) brings out with one more string to sort.
One of these things is not like the others......
UP 681 (GP15-1) works the North Yard while other units wait for sand, fuel and the call to duty.
BNSF 6645 (ES44C4) brings a freight past the UP's North Yard, heading to the Denver Yard
The morning California Zephyr makes a crew change after two cars jumped the track. Standard procedure after an event.
Warbonnet BNSF 521 waits next to the Longmont train depot, a stone structure built in 1898 by Colorado & Southern Railroad.
Slowly RTD is 'wrapping' their commuter trains with bright colors of advertisers.
Its always a treat to see a private car on the back of the California Zephyr. Here the Chesapeake & Ohio "Chapel Hill" is on point as the Amtrak backs into Denver's Union Station.
OmniTRAX's 4201 (former Canadian National GP40-2LW) crosses the Cache la Poudre River in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Here we see a wide angle view of the UP's North Yard in Denver. There is a nice variety of power, including UP 8866 (SD70AH), UP 1359 (former Denver & Rio Grande Western GP40-2), UP 6412 (former ... (more)
Sunrise catches BNSF 4071 in the North Yard in Fort Collins, Colorado, ready to take away some of the many hoppers stacked in the yard.
Here we see three veteran workhorses of the BNSF, each representing a different scheme and a combined 114 years of service. BNSF 1656 was built for the Burlington Northern in 1978 and is one of t... (more)
A trio of UP heavies moves through Longmont, Colorado in search of a train.
There is always a nice variety of power around the sand towers in the UP's North Yard in Denver.
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge #481 has left the Durango Station and gets ready to cross the 17th Street Bridge on its way to Silverton, Colorado.