Autumn Evening at the Great Divide
Along the banks of the South Boulder the eastbound Rocky Mountaineer is rolling the tangent out of the Gun Barrel from Boulder Park. The James Peak W... (more)
Snow Straddling the South Boulder
Along the banks of the South Boulder made possible by a mass of snow under my feet I challenge myself to capture the torrent of the open water on a pa... (more)
Punching the Core on the High Plains
Chicago to Denver Z punched through the core of slow moving severe thunderstorms near Roggen from severe storms leaving heavy rain and hail over Cr... (more)
A Very Popular Location
Twice this week, a week where I couldn’t walk up I fly for my usual takes I’m greeted by numerous rail fans playing the tunnel 1 area at Coal Creek. Repeat ... (more)
Pepsi Can Amtrak
In an attempt to shoot both East Portal and here I chose to use my UAV for this capture from roughly 6 feet off the top set of rocks above tunnel 1; a favorite spot of... (more)
The first light of the day barely ignites the purple mountain majesty’s of the Front Range through the haze of a subzero night over Denver, CO. The frozen roadbed is d... (more)
From Tunnel 16
Amtrak 6 is catching the light of the evening sun coming from tunnel 16 and about to enter tunnel 15 inside South Draw on the Moffat Road on the back side of the Flat Ir... (more)
West South Draw
South Draw is a horse shoe curve situated behind the Flat Irons on the other side of Eldorado Mountain in Eldorado Canyon. It is the 3rd set of horse shoe curves beginn... (more)
Middle ground and right in between the big canyon and the free run to the Divide is Pinecliffe. Its a dramatic corner and a horse shoe around a place on the river... (more)
Marc’s Cool Trains
Marc Glucksman’s amazing Webb Rail cars passes into Boulder Park at the Great Divide in March.
Fall in Coal Creek Canyon
Fall in Coal Creek has arrived. Good thing too, the westbound @rockymountaineer is just right into that glorious fall morning light.
The Rocky Mountaineer was delightfully on time today with matched power for a spectacular ride west through the Moffat Road’s tunnel district. Fall light pours into the d... (more)
25 year old “Goat Boats” BNSF 1016 and 1018 in first merger scheme of the BNSF lead the SLAPVO from Denver on October 2, 2022.
Tunnel 1 Mountaineer
Rocky Mountaineer passes with correct power into the morning sun at Coal Creek Canyon on the steep grade into the tunnel district.