The sun is setting into a western sky thick with clouds over Colorado’s jagged Continental Divide as a Union Pacific coal train drops downgrade at Crescent at 7:42 p.m. on May 14, 2017.
UP 6633 (C44ACCTE) has just received fuel and sand at the Denver BNSF engine servicing facility and gets repositioned for a run back to the yard.
Happy 4th of July!
Nice morning sight within walking distance of the hotel!
The view for Amtrak F40 Cab Control Car 90218 on the head end of Illinois Zephyr train 381 on Main Track 2 as we overtake a westbound BNSF train operating on Main Track 1. Our speed as we sail in... (more)
An Eastbound loaded coal drag passes the Elburn CO-OP on a blazing hot July morning.
UP 6633 is leading a string of empty hoppers around the Little Ten Curve.