#4 passes through the set of semaphores at the west end of Chapelle, NM on 9/17/13.
Amtrak 201 leads the Station to Station passenger special though Eastern New Mexico, as it splits the eastern most semaphores on the Raton Sub at Robinson, NM on 9/17/13.
Amtrak 201 leads the Station to Station passenger special though Eastern New Mexico at Robinson, NM on 9/17/13.
Amtrak #3 blasts past the semaphore signals at the west end of Levy siding on 9/17/13. We got here with 30 seconds to spare after a long drive from Milan,NM.
Amtrak #3 blasts past the semaphore signals at the east end of Chapelle siding on 9/17/13.
Amtrak #3 passes by Perea, NM 3 minutes before sunset on 9/19/13. The train is about 10 minute from its station stop at Gallup, NM, as it passes the beautiful red cliffs of Western New Mexico in t... (more)
Amtrak #4 passes an old Santa Fe water tower as it heads east through Chapelle, NM on 7/23/13. The meet between #3 and #4 would take place at the east of Chapelle today as Amtrak #3 was running la... (more)
Western Fuels coal train from El Segundo Mine to the Plains Electric Generating station near Prewitt, NM is in heavy dynamic braking as it slows for the 40MPH restriction at Lee Ranch Jct. on the ... (more)
Extra 315 doubleheads into Chama with a freight from Durango on a fall morning.
Extra 315's lead engine has just taken water at the double spouted tank in Chama, while 488 approaches on the engine house lead to take on water itself before hooking up to its passenger train.
Steamscape: Rock Tunnel. Denver & Rio Grande Western Consolidation #315 pokes her little nose out of the west portal of Rock Tunnel, as she hauls a stock extra on the slow trek to Osier, Co... (more)
Close call at Toltec Siding. RP viewers who have met me know how much I dislike derailment photos. While I actually have a few of them, I typically don't post them, because they show the u... (more)
Before the addition of the second track through Abo Canyon westbound Kansas City to San Bernardino, CA train ZKCKSBD was descending through the canyon passing over bridge number seven from the wes... (more)
A duo of battered looking Super Fleet C40-8W prepares to leave Raton southbound.
The first NS Heritage unit to grace the BNSF Gallup Sub and Southwest US in general, the Wabash NS 1070, is second out on a BNSF Ethanol train as it heads a mere minutes before sunset on 4/28/13.