Snow and flock fill the valley below Rollins Pass on June 1, 2022.
Morning Glint at MP.49
Winter Park Express is hitting the morning sun under the Great Divide before entering the Moffat Tunnel and it’s destination at Winter Park.
Having departed the platform at Winter Park and run through Moffat Tunnel just a few minutes prior, Amtrak train 1106 - the eastbound Winter Park Express - cruises along at East Portal, CO during ... (more)
Morning Splendor at East Portal
Repeat attempts finally paid off on the 6th. Even still subzero temps chill me to the bone as I patiently wait here in full exposure to the 14 thousan... (more)
A chartered passenger train dubbed the “Bill Gates Special” utilizing Wisconsin & Southern, BNSF and privately-owned equipment, pops out of the Moffat Tunnel on Union Pacific’s former Rio Gr... (more)
Winter Park Express
Winter Park Express glides through the snow to the promised land of fresh powder and slopes of fun for both skiers and snow boarders.
Alpenglow and Deep Snow
Heavy snowfall Friday night left a winter wonderland under the Great Divide overnight at Rollins Pass. Here’s the deal, due to the routine relentless high... (more)
Winter Park Express 2022
Morning sun kisses the sides of the westbound WPE running as AMTK 1105 nearing Winter Park and Moffat Tunnel. Heavy snow lines the west side of the mountain... (more)
The Great Divide
The first warm glow of a January sunrise under the Great Divide in full Alpenglow softly illuminate a venerable Warbonnet warrior at East Portal, CO
Ice bombs and snow balls fly in all directions; I should have definitely wore a helmet on this attempt at a shot!
Screaming Eagle, Aspen Gold, & the Great Divide
Yellow n Gold Aspen on Eagle Blue Skies
This is what I came for.
OWUKK-19 With UP 1982 Missouri Pacific heritage on the poi... (more)
Colorado Rocky Mountaineer
The Rocky Mountaineer is wrapped in Aspen Gold at Moffat Tunnel on the Moffat Road
Fall splendor at the Great Divide
Union Pacific 4533 and friends make a brief stop at East Portal with the CEO of UPS for a quick tour of the main office on one of ... (more)
I had three wishes and I got all three, Aspen Leaves in Fall splendor, Mountains in purple majesty, and that golden specular highlight high country Fall light.
Summer Sunset at East Portal
Westbound big oil is making its way to East Portal and under the Great Divide.