After meeting a northbound empty coal train, the Buck Local led by two B40-8Ws leave the city of Boulder, CO as they trundle along with boxcars, centerbeams, and a caboose.
The second of three northbound coal empties led by two SD70ACes heads north into Boulder, CO through Legion Park on a sunny Wednesday afternoon.
A late Amtrak #5 led by a UP AC4400CW rounds the curve from Eisile towards Coal Creek Canyon west of Denver.
Two BNSF C44-9W's lead elephant style on the Tacoma, WA to Omaha, NE stack train at Legion Park in Boulder, CO on October 03, 2014.
Just before the sun sets behind the Front Range Foothills and Rocky Mountains, Norfolk Southern C40-9W no. 9464 leads a BNSF SD70ACe and ex Southern Pacific AC4400CW on BNSF's Laurel, MT to Amaril... (more)
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.
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.
The Buck Local led by two Warbonnet B40-8W's completes their run from Lyons after picking up 27 cars from the CEMEX Cement Plant. The train is passing the Time-Call Spur, which at one time was par... (more)
Coal hoppers on this eastbound Union Pacific loaded coal train emerge from the shadows at Pinecliffe, CO on a late September afternoon.
It's almost the end of October and plenty of the Fall Colors can still be seen in most areas through out the Colorado Front Range. Here, BNSF B40-8W's no's. 520 and 521 shove loaded coal hoppers a... (more)
Kansas City Southern ES44AC no. 4684 leads a KCS Grey AC4400CW on this eastbound BNSF empty coal train just after sunset at Tonville, CO.
Two BNSF SD70ACe's bring up the rear of this empty coal train at the County Road 51 grade crossing between Hudson and Keenesburg just after sunset.
Hand held at 1/8 sec, f/5.0, at ISO 400.
At dusk, Kansas City Southern ES44AC no. 4684 leads a KCS Grey AC4400CW on this eastbound BNSF empty coal train just east of Hudson on the Brush Subdivision.