First generation AC power leads coal loads south through Greenland and by the fall colors on Rattlesnake Butte. On the lee side of the Front Range here, "fall colors" occur at a blink-and-you-mis... (more)
Coal loads creep their way south through Greenland. There's a defect detector just behind me that will usually say "train too slow" in it's Speak & Spell voice after these coal trains sloth by...... (more)
Coal loads are on the move again after a brief stop in Greenland (in case you couldn't figure out where this shot was taken). The old Denver & Rio Grande Western relic stands tall across the biso... (more)
BNSF 9155 leads coal empties north through the Greenland Open Space on another beautiful Colorado morning.
Snow still clings to Pikes Peak, seen here standing watch 25 miles away, as BNSF 6427 storms north with a string of empty coal gons. More info at Railroad: BNSF RailwayLocomotive: GE ES44ACLocation: Greenland, Colorado, USALocomotive #: BNSF 6427Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: June 16, 2010
Coal empties storm north through the Greenland Open Space. The people of Douglas County had tremendous vision by avoiding greed and not allowing development along this section of the Front Range,... (more)
ATSF lives? A you-gotta-look-close-to-see-the-patch Warbonnet leads a rail train north through the Greenland Open Space.
CSUX coal empties race back to the mines of northern Colorado as they split the Greenland Open Space under the steady eye of Pikes Peaks.
The small town of Greenland, CO has several photogenic features. One of those features in this big red barn which lies between the northbound and southbound mains. Here, a southbound BNSF coal loa... (more)
The Pikes Peak Local works south through Greenland on Main 1. That's Rattlesnake Butte in the background, or if you're in the Powered Flight Program at the Air Force Academy, it's the target at t... (more)
Even the newer power struggles up the grade on the north side of the Palmer Divide. Here BNSF 6279 leads the southbound crawl through Greenland.
BNSF 5640 pushes NB through Greenland.
Southbound BNSF coal train Greenland, CO
AMTX coal struggles up the grade in Greenland behind a late-1990s power duo. I hope when Uncle Warren takes over he opens up the checkbook and puts the paint shops to work Swoosh'ing these all-to... (more)
Black diamonds struggle south through Greenland as the distant twin buttes of Raspberry Butte and Monkey Face stand watch.