The Longmont Local departs Longmont on its way to Fort Collins behind a trio of ex Burlington Northern EMD's.
Amtrak #6 has just exited tunnel 1 and descends the 2 percent grade into Coal Creek Canyon and will soon negotiate the Big 10 curve.
A westbound Union Pacific manifest thunders up the 2% grade leading to Tunnel #1 as it begins its journey into the Rocky Mountains.
BNSF SD40-2 #1603 still in its ATSF Bluebonnet livery leads a local south at Sand Creek Junction on its way to 38th Street Yard in Denver.
A pair of Union Pacific AC motors lead a loaded coal train into the siding at Crescent while a track guy worked on the main. The train would soon meet Amtrak #5 at Plain.
Amtraks California Zephyr comes into the small town of Helper,UT after its sprint across the desert from Green River
Union Pacific's Potash Local rumbles north on the Cane Creek Branch on its way back to Grand Junction
BNSF's Pikes Peak local scoots north on the Joint Line towards Denver behind a former BN SD60M & ATSF B40-8W. The trains namesake mountain is seen in the distance standing at 14,114 feet tall.
Norfolk & Western 4-8-4 class J #611 passes the CPL's at Villamont with a Norfolk Southern excursion train for Lynchburg and return to Roanoke. The J performed flawlessly all weekend and was well ... (more)
NS train Juan Fiddy Tree rolls through the kudzu at Waco on its way to Birmingham behind a former UP SD9043MAC leading five NS black & whites.
An eastbound UP coal train works its way through the Rocky Mountains on its way towards Denver
A trio of former Burlington Northern EMD's are northbound with the Longmont Local on its way to Fort Collins but must first make a set off for the Great Western at Loveland.
Norfolk Southern intermodal train 23N passes through Hiram,GA on its way to Memphis,TN with Union Pacific's Western Pacific heritage SD70ACe in the leading position. The #1983 came in as a DPU on ... (more)
With the sound of a RS5T airhorn ringing through the hills an eastbound coal train passes the CPL's that protect the siding at Kumis on the old Virginian.
Georgia Northeastern's Marietta to Tate train rumbles north through Toonigh,GA at 9:15am behind GP38 #9706, GP18 #8705, GP20 #4125 & GP38 #2000.