Just down the mountain in Coal Creek Canyon, the sun shines, but there's still plenty of snow to go around. Seen here, BNSF ES44DC No. 7587 brings up the rear of the Denver, Colorado to Provo, Uta... (more)
Over the weekend, a slow-moving Pacific storm containing a lot of moisture combined with a low-pressure system dumped 2-4ft of heavy wet snow up in the Colorado high country. Seen here, Amtrak's w... (more)
A cold and snowy early Sunday morning brings peace and silence in the old neighborhood along Atwood Street in Longmont, Colorado. However, that is interrupted by an empty coal train led by BNSF SD... (more)
A weather system builds over the continental divide as BNSF's eastbound Provo, Utah to Denver, Colorado trackage rights manifest rounds the curve descending the 2-percent grade at Crescent, Colora... (more)
Union Pacific AC4400CW-CTE No. 5823 leads the North Yard, Colorado to Roper Yard, Utah manifest extra (MNYROX 09) up the 2-percent grade out of Eisele (formally known as Clay, or still referred to... (more)
The sun comes in and out as loaded oil cans from Wash, Utah descend the 2-percent grade as the train negotiates the horseshoe curve in Coal Creek Canyon just west of Denver along the Moffat Road o... (more)
The snow capped continental divide provide an exquisite backdrop as BNSF C44-9W No. 5469 leads another Dash 9 and Kansas City Southern AC4400CW on the Provo, Utah to Denver, Colorado manifest as t... (more)
A mixture of sounds from EMD's 16-710 prime mover, along with the new 12-1010, and dynamics fills the air as a test train from Denver to Tabernash, Colorado makes its way up the 2-percent grade in... (more)
Clouds build in as the eastbound perishable train from Delano, California to Selkirk, New York (ZDLSKP 02) passes underneath the searchlights near Tie Siding at Hermosa, Wyoming on April 04, 2016.
Storms roam across the western sky in northern Illinois as an inbound Metra train to Chicago arrives at the La Fox station on June 20, 2015.
It's a gorgeous spring morning as the Cheyenne, Wyoming to Denver, Colorado manifest led by BNSF ES44AC No. 6153 rounds the curve approaching 9th Avenue in Longmont, Colorado on April 03, 2016
Looking high above a small canyon above South Boulder Creek a six unit lite power move from North Yard (Denver) to Ute, Colorado led by UP SD70ACe No. 8592 approaches Pinecliffe on March 28, 2016.
The sun has gone down for the day as BNSF ES44C4 No. 8254 leads the Tacoma, Washington to Omaha, Nebraska stack train up to the top of the Burkes Hill, which is a 2-percent grade, on a cold evenin... (more)
Moments just before sunset, BNSF ES44C4 No. 8254 leads the Tacoma, Washington to Omaha, Nebraska stack train as they depart the city of Boulder, Colorado on a cold March 24, 2016 evening.
AMTK P40DC No. 822 and P42DC No. 145 both painted in the Phase III scheme lead Amtrak's westbound "California Zephyr" through the eastern rim of Coal Creek Canyon. The train has just cro... (more)