Sad picture, this one. Here is D&RGW #5371 rolling east down the yard lead at Helper, Utah accompanied by 3 UP SD40-2's. This Rio Grande SD40T-2 and mates are headed out of the yard onto the UP ma... (more)
491 with Passengers
With a westbound train in the siding, Rio Grande Train 138 rolls east through Kremmling, Colorado on the Moffat line. The Union Pacific SD40-2 between the two Rio Grande units will become commonpl... (more)
Rio Grande train 705 works its way west between Granby and Kremmling on the Moffat line in Byers Canyon. Three of the Grande’s newest locomotives, SD50’s, lead the empty coal train, which also a f... (more)
The very last one is pulling it's next to the last one! So, in case you don’t understand that; the D&RGW 5371 was the very last unpatched and unrenumbered D&RGW unit on the Union Pacific. It is se... (more)
Crossing the Los Pinos River between Osier and Los Pinos, Colorado, is a Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad photo freight led by 2-8-2 K-36 No. 487 on October 25, 2008. With the locomotive relette... (more)
A pair of Tunnel Motors and a SD45 head East at Rocky with coal destined for the Arapahoe Power plant in Denver. This train ran shorter than most coal trains and was interchanged to the BN at Denv... (more)
A salvage train operated by SP arrives at OC&E's East Switchback. The trains hauled rail material for scrapper A&K Railroad Materials.
Two months before the train was discontinued, the Rio Grande Zephyr is serviced at Grand Junction.
Three Rio Grande EMD SD40T-2 Tunnel Motors head eastbound through Castilla with a short “dirt train” picked up at Sutro on the west side of the Soldier Summit grade. With only five unpatched/unren... (more)
The Rio Grande/Southern Pacific hookup is symbolized by this westbound lumber drag passing Mount Shasta.
An assortment of Rio Grande power at the diesel service area on a beautiful July morning.
Adam Farence Photo
The Alamosa Turn crests the 2.5% climb to La Veta Pass. The train will soon be descending the 3% grade, on the journey to Walsenburg, Colorado...