From aboard the Canon City and Royal Gorge Railway's noon train, we see some of Southern Colorado's finest scenery and a signal that once guided coal trains up the famous Tennessee Pass. Now, all ... (more)
The fall colors are nice and vibrant up in the high-country as Amtrak's westbound "California Zephyr" with AMTK P42DC No. 184 leading races through the village of Tolland, Colorado along... (more)
It's a gorgeous, but also bi-polar morning in Colorado's high country, but then again, it is Colorado... it changes every five minutes. Seen here, BNSF ES44C4 No. 6791 leads two more BNSF GE's dow... (more)
Nearly a full yard of BNSF power at the engine servicing facility.
Westbound Amtrak California Zephyr No. 5 rounds through the curve across the Colorado River from Rancho Del Rio.
A westbound BNSF Mixed Manifest ducks under highway 40 as it approaches the small community of Sulphur hot Springs.
A grouping of heavy pumpkin power populates the BNSF engine servicing facility yard, including BNSF 8804 (SD70MAC) and BNSF 3828, a new Tier 4 ET44C4 unit.
You have to salute the Denver Rock Island Railroad for extending the operational life of the units they own. Were it not for them using their versatile fleet of SW1500, SW10, NW2 and SW8 engines ... (more)
BNSF 4672 holds for the green signal and then will lead 6 other BNSF engines and a long freight into the Denver Yard.
An essential step in firing a steam locomotive is the blow-down. This opens the boiler to atmospheric pressure just above the mudring, allowing the steam pressure above the water to force all of t... (more)
A pair of Geese fly over Cascade Creek. Running together in open country for the first time in decades, RGS Motors #5 and 7 tip-toe across the 408 ft. long deck-plate girder bridge, that to... (more)
Oakway 9021 brings a freight thru Castle Rock, CO in June of 1989.
High above the Colorado River a eastbound Union Pacific mixed manifest heads towards Gore canyon.
The Denver Rock Island Railroad's 553 (SW8) runs a cut of gondolas along Packinghouse Road in Denver.
It was a clear morning on December 17, 2011 and the California Zephyr has just come to an emergency stop due to two cars (baggage and sleeper) jumping the tracks. From this angle you can see the ... (more)