UP 7919 (AC45CCTE) waits for a train to be assembled in the UP's North Yard.
A lone DPU shoves a triple headed freight towards Arvada, Colorado.
BNSF 4262 (ES44C4) has descended from the foothills to Big Ten Curve, which will take the freight to Arvada, Colorado.
BNSF 7493 (ES44DC) muscles a load of oil cans up the steep grade to tunnel #1.
Here is a profile shot of Denver Rock Island Railroad's SW8 #553.
BNSF 7073 hits the crossing at Coal Creek Canyon on a hazy day as it heads into the Colorado foothills. The facility you see in the upper right is the National Wind Technology Center at the Natio... (more)
It gets crowded along Packinghouse Road in Denver, but the crew of the Denver Rock Island Railroad are used to it.
Up, up and away. BNSF 7073 (ES44DC) leads a freight on the steep climb up to Tunnel #1 as it begins the journey through the Colorado Rocky Mountains. You can really appreciate the amount of grad... (more)
This veteran SW1200 can be found working the ConAgra facility in Commerce City, Colorado.
DRIR 553 moves a cut of gondolas into a small yard in central Denver.
Denver Rock Island Railroad's 80 year old SW8 moves a cut of gondolas past the exchange building at the Stock Yards in central Denver.
She'll be coming around the mountain when she comes.
Amtrak 837 (P42DC) has just come through tunnel #1 in the upper left and continues leading the California Zephyr down-grade towards Arvada, Colorado.
AMTK 74 backs the California Zephyr into Denver's Union Station. The plethora of recent catenary structures makes photographing this spot challenging, as there is only a small window where the tr... (more)
AMTK 10 (P42DC) leads the California Zephyr into the foothills of Coal Creek Canyon and will soon be running through the Colorado Rocky Mountains.