BNSF 9042 (SD70ACe) leads a freight towards Boulder, Colorado on the Front Range Sub.
BNSF 2549 (GP39-3) leads the Buck Local towards Boulder, Colorado.
Arcosa Lightweight Aggregate
The Rocky local, usually only on Wednesday makes a heavy pick up and leaves a set out at Arcosa near Boulder, CO.
A loaded windmill blade train descends down Bunker Hill, into the People's Republic of Boulder, as it passes the Valmont Reservoir.
Amtrak’s new truncated scheduled number 5 the California Zephyr is whisking along lifting the fresh snow from the Moffat Road near milepost 26 coming out of Tu... (more)
Last Call for Daily Service out of Denver
Fall splendor in the morning sun polarize the peak color along the Moffat Road. This is last daily westbound number 5 California Zeph... (more)
Goshawk Ridge & The Spirit
Sunday October, 4 the Spirit 1943 special led the Manifest from Grand Junction to North Yard out of T7 (tunnel 7). Made for a long ride for the crew... (more)
On the Slab over Tunnel 7
One of the parade of westbound empty coal buckets flies through the cut and dives into tunnel 7 along the Goshawk Ridge on the Flatirons. Fall color ... (more)
Snowy Morning over Eldorado Canyon
An early Winter storm ravaged the front range for 2 days between September 7-9. A pleasant surprise on the morning of the 10th both that the ... (more)
Silver Thread through the Rockies
In this frame the great story of America’s Passenger Train, the California Zephyr comes to mind. The late year sunrise light glisten low off t... (more)
Spires of Granite
Amtrak number 1105 substituting for number 5 the California Zephyr is about 34 minutes late at tunnel 5 and 6 on the Flatiron Range near Eldorado Canyon. Spir... (more)
Snow Locked Flatirons
Westbound, high out on the Flatirons above the Great Plains in full snow flock the Provo manifest swoops in and out of tunnel 2, 3, and onward to the Gr... (more)
Threading The Flatirons
When David Moffat dreamed of his railroad the task to cut through these ancient spires must have been an unimaginable stressor. Surveying was a Herculea... (more)
Amtrak 5 is passing through the Flatirons Range on a hot Summer morning. On the rear is New York Central “Portland” private car. Good friend and fellow railpictures contributor K. Morgan of Color... (more)
Classic Streamliner from Tunnel 7
With the Union Pacific excursion fleet in tow, PDVHP 28 with #4222 in the lead is in the tunnel district between Denver and the Great Divi... (more)