Two former BN units work the Denver Yard. You can still find a number of SD40-2 units (at least for now) working the yard sorting cars.
A northbound empty coal train goes through Palmer Lake, Colorado on a sunny, but cold January morning.
The engineer of BNSF 1925 gets last minute instructions before leading a string of flatbed cars out of the BNSF Intermodal Facility in north Denver. Adjacent to the BNSF facility is RTD's mainte... (more)
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad is sending a Work Train out of Antonito, CO pulling a flanger and associated support cars to clear the line of snow after a long winter. Train is crossing Fer... (more)
Unique “Casey Jones” railbus poses at Silverton, Colorado, on August 24, 2006. The contraption was designed and built by Clyde Jones and was owned by Sunnyside Mill and Mine at Eureka, Colorado. E... (more)
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad extra 473 heads toward Rockwood, Colorado, on the famous High Line, 400 feet above the Animas River on August 14, 2015. This train was operated from Dur... (more)
Southbound BNSF coal load climbing through Larkspur.
Southbound BNSF coal load running "wrong" normal northbound only main number two climbing northbound out of Castle Rock.
It appears the San Luis & Rio Grande is expanding their fleet of SD9043MAC's. SLRG 111 (painted in Illinois Central colors and sporting Iowa Pacific Holdings lettering on the side) is a former Te... (more)
In modern times Union Pacific has seemed at a perplexity over its Denver-Kansas City line, the historic Kansas Pacific. In passenger days, the KP hosted the City of Saint Louis and the Portland Ro... (more)
Two former Burlington Northern engines team up to sort freight cars in the Denver Yard.
Passing through colorful Red Canyon and crossing the Colorado River between Dell and Range, Colorado, is Union Pacific’s MNYRO freight on August 3, 2014. This location is on the Dotsero Cutoff on ... (more)
Southbound Denver to Kansas City train starting the long climb up the top of the Monument Divide on the Joint Line near old station of Wolhurst south of Littleton.
UP 8394 rests in the North Yard, having been on point earlier when it brought a freight into the North Yard.
Still painted in the original owner's Cascade green scheme, this ex-Burlington Northern SD60M which has been residing in the state of Colorado since 2014 patiently awaits the next train to move.