728 pushing a train back into the Royal Gorge.
CRRX 3104 leads the Royal Gorge excursion train east through Parkdale, CO.
For a year-and-a-half after Union Pacific closed Colorado’s Tennessee Pass as a through route on August 23, 1997, it still operated a one-a-week local from Pueblo to Malta, near Leadville, on a ro... (more)
Two rafters make their way down the Arkansas River as the Royal Gorge passenger train comes to a stop before going back to Canon City.
Three ways to see Colorado’s Royal Gorge can be seen in this view at the west end of the canyon at Parkdale on June 3, 2011. As a raft floats eastward on the Arkansas River, it passes the Canon Ci... (more)
While much of the famous Rio Grande Tennessee Pass line still remains in a mothball state, there are a few customers that do require trainload service to ship their product out. One such customer... (more)
A Canon City and Royal Gorge passenger train heads east at Parkdale, Colorado, on June 3, 2011. The train is piloted by unique cab car, a former Canadian National/VIA Rail steam generator rebuilt ... (more)
After completing the roughly 12 mile trip through the Royal Gorge, and a short layover at Parkdale siding, the Canon City and Royal Gorge passenger train heads east at Parkdale, Colorado, on June ... (more)
The walls of Colorado's Royal Gorge tower high above the former Union Pacific mainline that transversed from the plains to the heart of the Rocky Mountains. The portion in which the track navigate... (more)
After loading 50 rock cars at Parkdale, UP 4151 East passes CP RG170 as it prepares to hug the Arkansas River through the Royal Gorge. Rock 'N Rail crews run the train from Pueblo to Parkdale, loa... (more)
The third and final run of the day on the Canon City and Royal Gorge Railway passes a mean looking cactus as it approaches Parkdale at the west end of Colorado's Royal Gorge where the train will s... (more)
The return trip point for the Royal Gorge Railroad. Smoking GP7 2238 leads the train out of Bumback Gulch as rafters run the Arkansas River.
D&RGW 5371 has the Eastbound GJNSM in tow as it crosses the Arkansas River between Parkdale and Kobe on the now railbanked Tennessee Pass line in Colorado.
9679 leads a train near Parkdale on the Royal Gorge Route.
With an empty hopper train out of the way, the Royal Gorge train makes its way back to the Climate Capital of Colorado, but first will pass underneath the world's tallest suspension bridge.