In a repeat attempt for several years, the first light of a Winter Solstice sunrise silhouettes Amtrak 5 over a frozen landscape at Barr Lake, CO. Timing is everything, a little earlier too dark, ... (more)
Loaded coal hustles over the fill at Barr Lake State Park. Stormy skies have given way to a happy sun filled ending.
BNSF 7145 muscles a coal past Barr Lake.
A pair of recently returned to service BNSF SD70MACs, dressed in former Burlington Northern 'Grinstein' colors, bring up the rear of westbound coal loads as they pass Barr Lake, CO on BNSF's Brush... (more)
BNSF 6236 rolls underneath some intense Summer afternoon storms as it heads West towards Denver.
An afternoon thunderstorm is brewing May 30,1966, as CB&Q F3A 127A/B lead an eastbound drag at Barr Lake northeast of Denver. The units wear Q’s famous “grayback” paint scheme, faded and worn afte... (more)
Two leased GE B40-8s with a fuel tank car between them rush a piggyback train west to Denver. Apparently this was a test to keep the train moving through fuel stops. Note the diminutive trucks u... (more)
BNSF GP39-2 2854 (ex Santa Fe 3640) pulls out of the Barr Siding with the Eastbound local heading to the tank car repair facility at Hudson.
BNSF covered hopper 486868 is adorned with a Colorado & Southern emblem as part of BNSF's Legacy fleet.
CREX 1318 and BNSF 1100 head into Barr siding as they approach Denver.
This Holcomb, KS bound Coal load is seen passing by Barr Lake, as it nears Denver where a crew change will take place.