DRGW 3106 heads a train climbing the Tennessee pass between Minturn and Leadville in 1994.
Plenty of noise, plenty of smoke, not much speed!
I labelled this photo as "Climbing the Tennessee Pass, between Minturn and Leadville". Maybe someone knows a more accurate location.
DRGW 3106 shoves westbound train #181 at Plainview, CO, Feb 18, 1979.
For the first time in nearly a decade, a high hood six axle EMD worked the Midvale Tramp local on July 17, 1993. SP SD7R 1517 teams up with a GP30/GP40-2 combo pulling 16 cars through the Salt Lak... (more)
A pair of Rio Grande GP40-2s, acting as swing helpers, trail an eastbound manifest down the east slope of Soldier Summit on July 25, 1977.
RON THUR PHOTO
A short westbound freight shatters the peace of a quiet fall morning at Glenwood Springs in October 1981, with 3106, 3062 and 3014 providing the audio.
Not as esthetically pleasing, but now history never-the-less. 3106 fills in for 5771 on the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr near Troublesome in June 1981, with Wilson McCarthy bringing up the rear.