The engine facilities in Ely are a real treasure, a window into the past almost unchanged since the days of steam. Beautiful # 40 heads in for a snooze while # 93 gets a little TLC.
She lets her stack do her talking. If you're living in the Georgetown, Colorado area, then you don't need a schedule to know when the former International Railways of Central America (IRCA)... (more)
Last night of the day as the stars come out.
Old meets old near the depot Trinidad
Approaching Silver Plume. The former International Railways of Central America (IRCA) Consolidation #111 hauls last train of the day along the banks of Clear Creek, just 1/4 mile or so from... (more)
Georgetown Loop Engine 111 pulling up a hill and through the woods
Colorado Railroad Museum 346 running through it's course
Colorado Railroad Museum 346 fired up right outside roundhouse
Colorado Railroad Museum 346 with Engineer getting her fired up for a morning run
Stepping over Clear Creek. The Georgetown Loop's former IRCA Consolidation #111 slowly ushers the line's 10:30 AM departure over the Devil's Gate high bridge, just minutes after departing G... (more)
Museo Azucarero Marcelo Salado (Sugarmill Museum): This loc runs with the tourist train. The tourist train you see on #609302
Railroad crews prepare Black River Railroad locomotive #60 for departure.
Black River Railroad locomotive #60 waits for the departure of a fall excursion.
Museo Azucarero Marcelo Salado (Sugarmill Museum): One of 38 steam locs. The steam train for tourists from the Sugarmill Museum you see on #609302
Just past MP 80 on the former Southern Railway Murphy Branch, 1702 does all it can keeping a 20+ car (and 2 diesel) train moving over wet rail through the Nantahala Outdoor Center.