UP 8780 leads a westbound manifest freight up the hill at Alta Vista on the Ex-Rock Island Golden State Route.
After a day of slow traffic due to track maintenance the dam finally bursts and a flurry of intermodal trains are unleashed. As the shadows lengthen to engulf the Moapa Valley another westbound ar... (more)
Q372's conductor applies the hand brakes as the Q161 with a CSX GEVO leading departs Selkirk.
My first catch of the summer solstice, here's a shot of the Q372 with UP 8780 in charge passing the former Youman's Rd crossing.
An SD70ACe and two AC4400CWs roll on through the small town of Platteville, CO with Coal Loads bound for the Nixon Power Plant just south of Colorado Springs. The train will have to stop at the so... (more)