It's beginning to get colder as an empty sand train from Windsor led by BNSF ES44C4 No. 6707 and BCOL C40-8M No. 4608 approach Riverside on Great Western Railway trackage in Fort Collins, Colorado... (more)
Even though the day is just about over, the trains just keep on coming. A westbound covered hopper train races north (railroad west) through the small town of Rock River, Wyoming along Union Pacif... (more)
The sun peeks out behind a cloud as coal empties from the Public Service Company of Colorado races through the searchlight signals protecting the siding at Toponas, Colorado along UP's Craig Branc... (more)
After getting a new crew at Speer, the hot Denver, Colorado to Salt Lake City, Utah Z-Train eases down the Borie Cutoff and will enter the mainline here at Borie, Wyoming for the trip up Sherman H... (more)
A westbound empty coal train led by Union Pacific ES44AC No. 5468 snakes along the Colorado River near Yarmony, Colorado along UP's Moffat Tunnel Subdivision on October 1, 2016.
oth the head end and DPU can be seen at once as a westbound stack train assaults Sherman Hill near the smallest town in the United States, Buford, Wyoming... Population: 1, on November 19, ... (more)
Traces of snow are still left as Union Pacific ES44AC No. 8030 leads two more UP units on an eastbound stack train as it climbs up the grade going through the searchlight signals at Hermosa, Wyomi... (more)
Another day has ended as a westbound covered hopper train with an SD70ACe DPU races into the small town of Rock River, Wyoming along Union Pacific's Laramie Subdivision on November 19, 2016.
Dusk is approaching fast as Union Pacific "CNW Heritage" SD70ACe No. 1995 leads coal loads from West Elk Mine along US-85 near Eaton, Colorado on November 1, 2016.
The sun has set behind the mountains, ending another day along the Front Range as two BNSF C44-9W's lead the Alliance, Texas to Portland, Oregon intermodal train at track speed out of Berthoud, Co... (more)
Union Pacific ES44AC No. 7369 leads two more GE's on coal empties from the Drake Plant in Colorado Springs, Colorado back to North Antelope Mine, Wyoming as the train breaks the silence in the sma... (more)
After meeting the hot Salt Lake City - Denver Z-Train at Greeley, Union Pacific "CNW Heritage" SD70ACe No. 1995 heads north with 100 loaded coal hoppers from West Elk Mine, Colorado thro... (more)
After picking up a cut of cars at Highland, the "Longmont Switch" led by BNSF SD40-2 No. 1601 rolls down Berthoud Hill next to a couple of llamas enjoying the sun and grass just south of... (more)
A thunderstorm moves across the rural landscape as an eastbound manifest led by Union Pacific AC4400CW No. 6631 descends Sherman Hill at Granite, Wyoming on July 18, 2016.
Former Burlington Northern SD70MAC No. 9621 leads two more Cascade Green and White painted SD40-2's on the Longmont Switch south near Lemay Street in Fort Collins, Colorado on August 5, 2016.