As the morning shadows slowly move out of the bottom of the canyon, Union Pacific #8015 leads an empty coal train Eastbound down the N. Fork Branch and alongside the Gunnison River, just South of ... (more)
Union Pacific #8207 and Canadian National SD75I #5749 slow down on the approach to the E. siding switch at Bridgeport to check the position of the switch as they head Westbound towards Grand Jct. ... (more)
Heading South down the N. Fork Branch and along the Gunnison River, UP 7237 leads an empty coal train heading to the W. Elk mine which is located at the end of this line. The Grand Mesa is seen in... (more)
The Tuesday only Eastbound run of the Montrose Local heads down the N. Fork branch at Whitewater siding. The train is following along the Gunnison River with Mt. Garfield and the Book Cliffs in th... (more)
For the second time, CREX #1328 found its way onto the point of a Union Pacific loaded coal train out in Colorado! Seen here at Milepost 4 on the N. Fork Branch approaching Grand Jct.
The once-a-week Montrose Local heads South with a pair of ex-Rio Grande GP40-2's (UP #1358 and #1359) on the N. Fork Branch. At Delta the local will travel down the Montrose Industrial Lead.
CREX #1328 leads this Union Pacific loaded coal train Westbound on the North Fork Branch at Milepost #42. It is following along the Gunnison River.
Departing out of Grand Junction, the Missouri Pacific Heritage engine is just starting the journey down the North Fork Branch with an empty coal train heading for the W. Elk Mine.
The Book Cliffs... (more)
The Missouri Pacific Heritage engine is the rear DP on this empty coal train as it travels Eastbound on the N. Fork Branch, heading to get loaded at the W. Elk Mine.
UP #5685 pulls up the "Payne Sag" Between Hotchkiss and Delta.
UP #7829 heads through Hotchkiss and past an old dairy farm.
The going away shot of the rear DP's on the UP 8416.
A pair of EMD models lead this empty coal train at the East switch at Bridgeport as it heads to the W. Elk Mine located at the end of the N. Fork Branch.
Union Pacific #6480 passes over the Uncompahgre River bridge near the town of Austin on the N. Fork Branch
Union Pacific #5490 leads a Richmond, CA to W. Elk Mine empty coal train as it negotiates the big horseshoe curve near Austin on the N. Fork Branch.