A Pasco, WA to Corpus Christi, TX empty windmill train holds the main at Longs Peak, CO waiting for a track warrant.
An Heritage 2 C44-9W and ES44C4 lead the weekly Denver, CO to Tacoma, WA Stack Train that is seen waiting for the second northbound to show up at Longs Peak. Further down the track, the headlight ... (more)
Patiently waiting in the siding at Longs Peak, the LAUDEN waits for the first of two northbounds that they will meet here, just before the sun sets over a hazy late afternoon day.
This Denver. CO to Tacoma, WA Stack train holds the main waiting for a southbound Local to arrive that will take the siding as the last rays of sunlight begin to set.
As the late day light begins to descend, this coal empty races across a rural area in a northward direction, and will arrive in Cheyenne, WY during darkness for a crew change.
Two ES44ACs act as DPUs as they trundle along the open hills and farm land as it's around sunset and this coal empty races through Longs Peak, heading back to Powder River to be loaded once again ... (more)
An empty coal drag, with a single unit leading. moves north just before the sun begins to set at Longs Peak, CO.
An 6,791ft Denver, CO to Laurel, MT Manifest tops Berthoud Hill at Longs Peak as the late afternoon sun hangs above the Rocky Mountains, with about 25 minutes left until sunset.
Two ES44ACs notch up as this coal empty leaves the slow order are and begins to pick up speed again as the entire train is almost in between the switches at Longs Peak.
A late afternoon Denver, CO to Laurel, MT manifest is led by BNSF 8242, in the ex-Santa Fe Warbonnet paint scheme, is seen moving north at Longs Peak, CO.
Climbing Aboard After realigning the SSS Longs Peak, the conductor climbs aboard BNSF 9970 and will copy a new warrant to head south out of Longs Peak with a loaded ballast train.
Lite Power from the Longmont Local races back to town after performing switching duties at the BNSF North Yard in Fort Collins.
The Thoroughbred of Transportation An BNSF C44-9W, NS ES44AC, NS C40-9W, BNSF C44-9W, BNSF ES44DC, and NS SD60M lead today's Denver, CO to Laurel, MT Manifest through Longs Peak on a... (more)
FXE 4628 and BNSF 6393 idle along while coasting downhill at Longs Peak in the early evening sun.
After stopping on the main for a Local to clear in Longmont,
BNSF 942 begins to move south after receiving a track warrant.