Sunset at Dale
The sun is moments from setting below the horizon at Dale Junction. A heavy westbound is dodging the shadows of the Rock People and making its way up the Harrima... (more)
Southbound Union Pacific coal loads pull by a BNSF GE pushing hard on a loaded train heading north. The loader in the background is located at the Coal Creek Mine.
A loaded UP coal train rounds a curve south of Coal Creek Jct. In the distance, you can see the Coal Creek Mine loadout and a large dragline at work in the mine itself.
The MNYRO-11 has exited Thistle Tunnel and is dropping down toward Castilla on the former Rio Grande Mainline along the drainage of the Spanish Fork River. This train and her eastbound counterpar... (more)
UP 6728 rattles the eves of the Glenwood Springs depot as it pushes on Montrose Branch coal bound for the plains.
A C44AC of C&NW vintage pushes against a motley collection of coal car leftovers serving the Montrose Branch, and likely headed for a Edison Mission Energy plant in Illinois. Cars on this train i... (more)