After meeting the Longmont Switch at Longs Peak, this empty coal train led by a leased CitiRail ES44AC coasts down Berthoud Hill just outside of the town of Berthoud, Colorado.
Two BNSF "Heritage 1" painted SD40-2's sandwich a ex Union Pacific now part of National Rail Equipment (NREX) SD60 on the Longmont Switch. They are waiting for the conductor to line the ... (more)
A thunderstorm that dumped over several inches of rain resulting in Flash Flooding in some areas has moved out as the Longmont Switch returns from doing work up north. The train is rolling down th... (more)
A CitiRail leased ES44AC no. 1331 and two BNSF C44-9W's ease the Provo, UT to Denver, CO manifest down the grade from Big Ten Curve. The Denver Skyline and suburbs can be seen in the background.
A CitiRail leased ES44AC no. 1331 leads two BNSF C44-9W's on this Provo, UT to Denver, CO manifest down the 2% grade through Coal Creek Canyon west of Denver.
Union Pacific SD70ACe no. 8795 leads Union Pacific ES44AH no. 8151 on this Passenger Special from Denver, CO to Council Bluffs, IA (PDVCB2 06). The train is approaching a dirt road crossing just n... (more)
An CSX GE ES44AH no. 3096 leads a BNSF C44-9W on a short Laurel, MT to Denver, CO manifest up the 1.6% grade on Berthoud Hill.
Sometimes it is worth it to wake up early. Okay, well I had to because I had work but this was just pure luck. Thanks to a friend for a heads up about this, I was able to catch BNSF's Laurel, MT t... (more)
Amtrak #5 is seen climbing the grade out of Keenesburg, Colorado with the Amtrak Anniversary Train. The train will be dropped off in Denver and will be taken to Cheyenne, Wyoming for Depot Days.
After meeting a northbound manifest, this southbound departs the small town of Lorenzo, NE while passing under the cantilever signals at the south end of the siding.
This southbound BNSF manifest rounds the s-curve in the wide spaces of extreme Northeastern Colorado just south of Peetz along BNSF's Angora Subdivision.
The temperature has barely hit 80 degrees; and the clouds have rolled in while three BNSF GEVO's lead the Laurel, MT to Denver, CO manifest by Legion Park in Boulder, CO.
Two BNSF Geep's lead the Buck Local out of Boulder as a storm begins to roll in over the Front Range. The train is headed for the Lafayette Branch at Broomfield. Bringing up the rear of the train ... (more)
Just before sunset, the Cheyenne Frontier Days special races through the city of Brighton, CO on July 19, 2014. The train is returning to Denver from Cheyenne, WY.
Norfolk Southern no. 7529 and Union Pacific's Missouri Pacific "MoPac" Heritage Unit leads BNSF's Etter, TX to Fort Collins, CO empty wind mill train. The train is seen leaving the town ... (more)