Rock Creek CanyonRight in the gut of rugged Rock Creek Canyon on Rio Grande’s Craig Branch, an eastbound coal train exits Tunnel 45 between Crater and Volcano, Colorado, on September 8,... (more)
DRGW 5351 leads westbound merchandise train #187 at Plainview, CO, just before entering Tunnel 1. Oct 10, 1982
A nicely matched quartet of EMD tunnel motors lead an eight car Helper Local downgrade through Gilluly on March 14, 1992.
SP's HPROC ducks under US Highway 6 while at the same time crossing the Price River near Colton on March 14, 1992.
In the classic formation for the period, five Tunnel Motors (5351, 5390, 5393, 5342 and 5369) power towards Flat from Troublesome with an eastbound coal in December 1981.
In the classic D&RGW quin tunnel motor combination, 5351, 5390, 5393, 5342 and 5369 echo through Byers Canyon with another loaded coal train on a cold December afternoon in 1981.
Five tunnel motors, 5351, 5390, 5393, 5342 and 5369, snake an eastbound coal slowly through Byers Canyon in December 1981.
On a sunny winter's morning and high above the Colorado River, an eastbound coal approaches Parshall, between Flat siding and Byers Canyon, under the care of 5351, 5390, 5393, 5342 and 5369.