A relic from the past. This old Union Pacific Caboose has seen many years in service on the Union Pacific system, before cabooses were taken out of service. Withthe caboose sun bathing, it's class... (more)
A westbound BNSF trackage rights manifest rounds the curve climbing the hill at the Jefferson County Open Space near Coal Creek Canyon west of Denver.
After dropping off their passengers at the depot, Cumbres & Toltec K-36 No. 484 proceeds through the yard to the west end of town to be wyed for the next day's train on July 21, 2015.
Between Fort Collins, Colorado and Cheyenne, Wyoming, there's nothing but farmland, rolling hills, and open prairie. You could go back fifty years or even jump ahead fifty years later from now and... (more)
On April 15, 2014, UP 949 made a rare appearance on Union Pacific's Greeley Subdivision. They are seen stopped on the main as they meet a northbound manifest at Brighton, Colorado. UP 949 will tra... (more)
This empty coal train led by a AC4400CW-CTE and ES44AC climb the 2% grade up to Tunnel #1 in Coal Creek Canyon. The train is headed back to one of the mines in Western Colorado to be loaded once a... (more)
Rotary Couplers on XCLX Aluminum Coal Hoppers in Boulder, CO on November 18, 2013.
General Electric HiAd Trucks with AC Traction Motors that were made in Canada.
An empty Union Pacific coal train led by an assortment of GE's round the s-curve while entering Coal Creek Canyon west of Arvada and Denver, Colorado.
Three Warbonnets on the same train in 2008? BNSF 8276 leads a superb lash up through Highland, Colorado. The Warbonnets still dominate the rails after all these years.
The sound of locomotives working and exhaust fill the air as a westbound manifest begins its journey out of Green River, Wyoming as it heads up the grade on Peru Hill near James Town on July 23, 2... (more)
Workin' On The Railroad It's not the locomotives that run the railroad. It's the people that keep the railroad moving. They could have worked there for many years, or be new hires. Take thi... (more)
The crew on UP 5727 west perform a roll-by inspection on the westbound Roper Yard manifest as they depart Tolland, Colo., and head towards the Moffat Tunnel on March 14, 2015.
The weather is perfect as an eastbound stack train rolls right along the Mississippi River just outside of Savanna, Illinois on June 23, 2015.
It's a gorgeous morning in Coal Creek Canyon as Amtrak's westbound "California Zephyr" led by two Phase III painted Genesis GE's climbs the 2-percent grade approaching Tunnel No. 1 on Fe... (more)