About a half a mile or so up the line, we see the Topeka, KS to Cheyenne, WY OCS Train roll along at 10 MPH through Longs Peak siding. The dispatcher has timed this perfectly where the LAUDEN will... (more)
It's a beautiful Sunday morning as two shiny and clean ES44C4s lead a six car Officer Special from Topeka, KS to Cheyenne, WY at Highland, CO. Cars on the train are: Full Dome - Glacier View, Loun... (more)
It's just Spring in Colorado as more snow has fallen and continues to fall as the weekly Denver, CO to Tacoma, WA Stack Train kicks up snow just south of Berthoud at Berthoud Hill. Trailing behind... (more)
A southbound empty coal train led by four GEs race along Highway 85 next to farm fields between Platteville and Gilcrest. A tractor is seen plowing a field and sprinklers are watering sod fields. ... (more)
A westbound empty coal train approaches the Blue Mountain Rd Crossing as the train continues its climb up into the canyon heading towards the Moffat Tunnel and beyond.
On March 29, 2013, we see the MNYRO-29 (North Yard, CO to Roper Yard, UT Manifest) climb the grade out of Rocky towards the Big Ten Curve. In the upper left, a GEVO placed 3/4 through the train he... (more)
An SD70ACe and two AC4400CWs roll on through the small town of Platteville, CO with Coal Loads bound for the Nixon Power Plant just south of Colorado Springs. The train will have to stop at the so... (more)
Just outside of Longmont, the Laurel - Denver manifest with two BN painted SD70MACs notch up out of town approaching the Ogallala Road Crossing just after sunrise.
At Boulder, the Laurel to Denver Manifest leaves the city of Boulder with the Front Range Foothills and the Valmont Power Plant in the background.
Running about 40 minutes late, Amtrak #5 approaches the S-Curve near the west end of Rocky for the trip west to Emeryville, CA from Chicago. Added at Omaha, NE were two UP Business Cars were added... (more)
It's just after sunrise as a southbound Laurel, MT to Denver, CO Manifest led by two BN painted SD70MACs rolls on through Longmont as they are about to pass the old Colorado and Southern depot tha... (more)
After getting their train together in the East Yard, the Longmont Turn heads south out of Longmont to Broomfield where they'll head on the Lafayette Branch and switch a couple of industries.
Just north of Platteville, the MDVCY-06 approaches a county road crossing heading north towards Cheyenne after meeting a southbound coal load in town earlier.
The North Yard - Roper Yard Manifest begins the climb in Coal Creek Canyon heading westbound and will go through tunnel #1.
Led by two GEs and an SD70M, the MNYRO-29 rolls through Rocky with Chemical and the suburbs of Denver in the background.