Near as I can tell, this is the first and only image of the Energy branch of the UP / DRGW (14+ miles to the Twentymile Mine) here on Railpics. This is too bad, because like the entire branch to C... (more)
Bedtime for 486. The late summer sun is only about 30 minutes from the horizon and the shadows are long in the Durango Yard. The regular train crews are off the clock and headed home as th... (more)
Into the morning sun, a westbound BNSF manifest freight approaches Tunnel 1 just east of Plainview, Colorado, on January 21, 2006.
Denver Post Cheyenne Frontier Days Special is wasting no time headed north. There were no crowds chasing and very few trackside this year due to "no steam".......as for me? An A-B-A se... (more)
This gnarly beauty radiates coolness! Great to see a B40-8 in original ATSF Bluebonnet paint.
Hugging the rocky cliffs, Train 462 snakes its way around Rockwood, Colorado's famous High Line Horseshoe Curve, on its way north to Silverton. Locomotive 480, a Baldwin K-36 Mikado, is j... (more)
A crewmember has just thrown a switch to allow a trio of pumpkins to enter the Denver Yard
Storm clouds pound the area with rain while sun catches a variety of BNSF power waiting in the engine servicing facility. On this day there was also a visiting Ferromex as well as a long line of ... (more)
Standing guard in the Silverton Yard. Looking a bit forlorn, and certainly a bit worse for wear, Denver & Rio Grande Western K-37 #493 stands guard over the small railroad yard on the east ... (more)
On the morning of September 4, 2000, an eastbound Union Pacific coal train drops downgrade through Crescent, Colorado. The Continental Divide of the Rocky Mountains is in the background.
AMTK 132 backs into Denver Union Station, passing through the BNSF Engine Servicing Facility.
It's not often that you find a Southern Pacific unit sitting with a Warbonnet. These two were waiting in the BNSF Engine Servicing Facility for their respective assignments.
Leaving the canyon. Observing the permanent slow order associated with the High Line, DSNG Locomotive 486 brings Train 464 out of the Animas Canyon and the San Juan National Forest, on the ... (more)
Denver Post Cheyenne Frontier Days special is on the move.
BNSF 7947 (ES44C4) heads to the Denver Yard, passing BNSF 9825 (SD70MAC) waiting to get into the engine servicing facility.