An KCS Southern Belle painted SD70ACe leads a faded Warbonnet C40-8W on this northbound manifest between Lorenzo, NE and Peetz, CO near the Colorado/Nebraska State Line.
BNSF 9303 (SD70ACe) greets BNSF 5739 (ES44AC) heading into the Denver Yard.
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr leaves Rocky, Colorado, while climbing the 2% grades up the Front Range on August 26, 2013.
A crewman throws a switch that will get UP 358 to the service island in the North Yard.
A Dash-9 gets a guided crewman escort to the Denver Yard.
A pair of GP39-2's receive light maintenance at the BNSF engine servicing facility.
Shooting snow over a setting sun: After a very early blizzard in October 1997, the eastern plains of Colorado were heavily drifted with snow. Union Pacific found that it needed to call the Cheyenn... (more)
Phabulous Phantom! The volcanic spires of Phantom Curve tower over a diminutive D&RGW C-18 Consolidation as she slowly plods westbound with a train of empty stockers headed for Chama. This... (more)
Work is underway in the roundhouse to get the locomotives ready for the summer season
This was somewhere around Alamosa, CO. I was vacationing in the Midwest and happen to spot this from a local road, maybe half a mile away. It was on a very rarely used segment of track, possibly a... (more)
The shadows are getting long and the daytime cumulus clouds are rapidly melting away, as Stock Extra 315 sidles up to the water tank in Antonito, CO for a top off, before bedding down for t... (more)
After Making a Quick Stop to Pick up a few passangers in Rockwood Colorado, DSNG 482 slowly and carefully snakes its way through the San Juan Mountains while on the Railroads "High Line"... (more)
Pacing along UP no. 951 on US-HWY 85 near Gilcrest, CO on the annual Cheyenne Frontier Days Special.
After meeting a northbound manifest in Lorenzo, NE, this southbound manifest snakes its way through the curves south of Peetz, CO near a windmill farm.
The annual Cheyenne Frontier Days special races through the town of Fort Lupton, CO along the former Denver Pacific route between Denver and Cheyenne. Normally this train is powered by UP no. 844 ... (more)