The 'Bomb Cyclone' blizzard conditions that the crews had to cope with were incredible, with Denver actually recording a gust of 90 miles per hour. This was the same storm that blew a container t... (more)
The 'Bomb Cyclone' snowstorm hit Denver hard, with blizzard whiteout conditions and heavy snows most of the day. In the bitter cold the crew of BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) still managed to shuffle oil can... (more)
Southbound twice weekly BNSF Pikes Peak Local climbing into Tomah.
Southbound twice weekly BNSF Pikes Peak Local climbing past Orsa siding Castle Rock. There is now a new overpass at this location making this shot no longer possible.
In 2011, more often than not you could find a Ferromex engine in the BNSF engine servicing facility. Now they appear far less frequently.
The BNSF uses a variety of light power for car-shuffling duties in the Denver Yard, including SD40-2's (BNSF 1892) and a GP39M (BNSF 2828).
BNSF twice weekly southbound Pikes Peak Local was climbing toward Sedalia after switching the old Santa Fe Big Lift intermodal facility which is now a transload facility and soon to be converted o... (more)
BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) passes Santa Fe 3178 (GP-50) on the way to the engine servicing facility.
southbound BNSF Pikes Peak Local passing color at old Rio Grande station of Acequia
BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) and 2700 (GP39-2) wait in the engine shop yard for their orders.
BNSF northbound Pikes Peak Local climbing toward the Palmer Divide with a nice matched pair of clean SD40-2's near Palmer Lake, CO
BNSF 2700 (GP39-2), EMDX 797 (GP38-2) and BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) are ready for servicing at the BNSF Engine Yard in Denver.
BNSF 1812 (SD39-2), BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) and a Colorado sunset providing a colorful swath of orange to an otherwise drab looking South Platte River on this fall day just north of Denver.
Yard worker BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) and a freight headed by BNSF 4501 (Dash944CW) flank an idle BNSF 5672 (AC400CW) as they enter the Brush Sub north of Denver.
The evolution of power.......Showing that the old warhorse still has what it takes to be on the roster, BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) passes BNSF 5672 (AC4400CW) on the Brush Sub north of Denver.