An executive painted 70MAC with the well liked circular BNSF logo on its nose pulls an empty rail train through Pueblo Junction as it heads to the BNSF Pueblo Rail Complex welding facility south o... (more)
The executive paint of this 70MAC has held up rather well as it sits all by its lonesome off main 1 on the house track located here in Castle Rock. The locomotive looks great against the darkening... (more)
It's a good day when you see a Warbonnet - it's a great day when you see the Warbonnet twins BNSF 520 and 521 (Dash8-40BW's) teaming up.
It's a colorful fall lashup as BNSF 1978 (SD40-2), NREX 5962 (a former UP SD60), and BNSF 1789 (SD40-2) idle near the old depot in Longmont Colorado.
An overall view from inside my Nissan Xterra shows the DPUs on this empty BNSF coal train that is seen heading north into the small town of Berthoud, CO.
One of the few BNSF MAC's in the newest paint scheme led a southbound BNSF coal load through the "sag" a couple miles north of Palmer Lake seconds before the sun dissapeared for the day
A pair of Warbonnets led a southbound BNSF manifest climbing south through Larkspur at last light.
September 27th and 28th saw peak fall colors on Cumbres Pass, and here it's easy to see why! C&TS 487 brings 10 cars down the 4%, just past the old siding of Coxo.
The first 3 of these cars were... (more)
After bringing 15 cars of happy passengers up the 4% grade from Chama, Cumbres & Toltec K36 #488 has just stopped at the top to fill its tender with water before uncoupling to head back to Chama. ... (more)
It's just after sunrise as BNSF's Lincoln, NE to Denver, CO manifest led by two C44-9Ws, a GP38-2, and SD40-2 heads west out of the rising sun east of Roggen, CO. West of here, the train will pull... (more)
A brand new BNSF SD70ACe no. 8478 leads a "Swoosh" painted SD70MAC and CitiRail ES44AC on this empty coal train at Highland, CO. The train is headed back to Wyoming for another load of c... (more)
Looking from inside my Nissan Xterra, a brand new BNSF SD70ACe no. 8478 leads a "Swoosh" painted SD70MAC and CitiRail ES44AC on this coal empty just south of Berthoud, CO.
Heading Westbound into Denver, this Union Pacific empty military train is led by the KCS 4782, CSXT 8520 and the UP 7013, 6588, 4438.
An ex-MoPac GP15-1 built in December of 1976 shares yard duty with a former Rio Grande motor as they both take a break today at the UP’s 36th street yard.
Every now and then you can still spot a patched Southern Pacific unit in the Denver UP North Yard.