A Rio Grande Cumbres Turn hammers up the 4% grade after rounding Windy Point. This section of track is the last bit of 4% grade before reaching Cumbres Pass. The train was put together by Lerro P... (more)
K36 487 rolls past Dalton. The hard work for 487 is pretty much over as the train descend towards Chama, New Mexico.
487 descends Cumbres Pass with and afternoon train
McCloud Railway 2-8-2 #18 and 2-6-2 #25 on the wye at Bartle
BB 262 will enter in the Grimmelshofertunnel.
McCloud Railway 2-8-2 #18 and 2-6-2 #25 on a photo run South of Bartle
K36, 487 is pouring it on as it rolls past the Cresco tank.
With the fires above Durango that has shut down the Durango and Silverton. The Cumbres and Toltec is being watched closely and evaluated. On Thursday the Cumbres and Toltec ran a double header out... (more)
JS 8190 storms past JS 8167 as the latter waits to enter the loading area for another load of coal.
JS 8190 thunders through the big curve and up the last section of steep 2.5+% grade out of the opencast pit at Sandaoling.
JS 8190 steams out of the blue flood loader at the bottom of the opencast pit coal mine at Sandaoling.
JS 8225 storms uphill past the jumbled boulders halfway that mark the halfway point from Baerzhan to Kengkouzhan.
JS 8080 switches a long train of coal cars at Nanzhan (South Station) railway yard. Despite looking like a locomotive destined for the scrapyard, JS 8080 is actually in great operational shape, wi... (more)
JS 8225 storms uphill along the double track mine railway at Sandaoling.