BNSF 1993 (SD40-2) has just left Coors Brewing Company in Golden, Colorado and is heading to Denver.
BNSF 2692 (GP39-3) takes spring blizzard Selene head-on as it passes under the signals on the Brush Sub. The trip to take a string of oil cans to Commerce City will be slow going, with extra care... (more)
Formerly Santa Fe unit leads BNSF's twice a week southbound Pikes Peak Local out of Monument
You can always find a variety of light duty engines in the UP's 36th Street Yard. Denver's RTD also constructed a commuter rail station adjacent to the yard, which will provide interesting opport... (more)
One of the last SD60M three-window 'Cyclops' units still in BN markings leads a freight down Mason Street in Fort Collins, Colorado.
The weatherman said this day was supposed to be partly cloudy, so I took off on the roughly 80 mile drive over to the Deseret Power Ry’s terminal in far western Colorado to see if I could get some... (more)
The BNSF engine servicing facility in Denver is busy on this day. Given the decline in coal traffic coming through Denver, most of these units are destined to be assigned to freight trains.
Four CSX visitors wait in the BNSF engine servicing facility along with a Norfolk Southern and a KCS unit. You can often find a number of former BN and ATSF engines waiting for service, as a numb... (more)
Burlington Northern EMD SD40-2 No.6707 at Denver's 23rd Street diesel shop.
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)
A crewman gets a cold ride back to the North Yard during a snowstorm.
The snowstorm has eased up enough to let the sun shine on OmniTrax 9570 as it uses the Milliken Track off the Johnson Line to back a small freight into the Johnson Yard.
Eastbound arriving in Minturn.
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)