First run 2007-2008 season was in snowy weather. About 6-inches fell that day as temperature was 11-degrees F. Train ran Denver to Winter Park Ski Resort on UP (ex-Denver & Rio Grande Western RR) ... (more)
Even though April is only three days away, that doesn't stop spring snow storms from unloading snow in Colorado. The last Thursday run of the Ski Train for the season charges west through raging b... (more)
The summer ski train rolls through Rocky siding as it heads back to Denver.
As we pulled into Winter Park the conductor announced that it was 3 degrees with 80 MPH winds. Still, the trian was crowded, having gained popularity under Ansco Investments. The three F40PHs are... (more)
The Ski Train sits quietly under clear skies at Denver's Union Station.
The Ansco Ski Train - Summer Edition - blasts out of Tunnel 1 on its way to Winter Park.
The Ski Train makes its way west on the second of eight summer trips west toward Winter Park on 07-07-07. The train has just emerged from Tunnel 1 on the approach to Plain (UP Moffat Tunnel Sub).
Ski Train passengers disembark from terrific spring skiing at Winter Park Ski Resort. Train passengers disembarked on track two. This was the last Sunday for the 2006-2007 Winter Season Ski Trai... (more)
The Little Ten Curve displays the entire length of the Ski Train on a winter morning.
The Ski Train snakes away from Tunnel 1 as it continues westward.
The Ski Train climbs away from the Great Plains as it enters the base of Coal Creek Canyon.
The Ski Train is about to enter Tunnel 1 on its morning run up to Winter Park. Heavy snow the previous day closed I-70 and will make mountain road travel slow on this day. A great day to take the ... (more)
It is a quiet Colorado morning in the snow and the Ski Train is running about 25 minutes late as it rounds the curve at the base of Coal Creek Canyon just below tunnel one.
The Ansco Ski Train makes its first run of the 2006-2007 winter season. The train, led by SKTX 242 (ex-AMTK 242) hustles west near Chem Spur (MP 14.5) on Union Pacific's Moffat Tunnel Subdivision.
In blizzard like conditions, the ski train rolls into Winter Park to pick up its days worth of skiiers, i highly recommend this trip if you've never taken it.