Three new Southern Pacific AC4400CWs lead a heavy CTRN coal train through the curves at Mitchell, Colorado, climbing the 3 percent grade of Tennessee Pass east out of Minturn on the morning of Aug... (more)
Ore train OMIGV climbs out of the Arkansas River Valley and is just a few miles short of the summit tunnel on the top of Tennessee Pass. The swing helpers are visible, and there are two more AC's ... (more)
OMNGV with a load of taconite for Geneva Steel climbs along the Arkansas River on the Tennessee Pass route about a month before the line was shut down. D&RGW's Kobe siding is located just west of ... (more)
A pair of SP AC4400CWs pull an 84 car MROKS through the Jordan Narrows on June 14, 1997.
Climbing through Deen Tunnel on Tennessee Pass east of Pando, Colorado, on August 1, 1996 is a heavy Southern Pacific coal train. The 242-foot Deen Tunnel, sometimes also called Pando Tunnel, is s... (more)
Southern Pacific No. 233 leads an eastbound coal train through Browns Canyon near Hecla Junction, Colorado, on August 1, 1996. While rafters enjoy the Arkansas River, trains use the water route as... (more)