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Photo ID: 602589

The Little Train to Oblivion. Denver and Rio Grande Western #463 leads a circa 1939 train out of Antonito westward.

Railroad: Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Antonito, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: C&TS 463
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 29, 2014


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By: William Diehl

Added: Jan 11, 2017

People's Choice 1

Views: 4,802
Comments: 3

Favorited: 63

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Photo ID: 551208

The California Zephyr has just exited the last tunnel on its descent out of the Rockies, giving me a beautiful view of the the Zephyr, with Denver in the background.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 114
Train ID: AMTK 6
Photo Date: August 08, 2015


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By: Peter Lewis

Added: Oct 22, 2015

Views: 2,520
Comments: 0

Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 528663

Tennessee Pass Line under a full moon nearly 18 years after the last revenue train traversed the line in 1997.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: N/A
Location: Salida, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: N/A
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: April 04, 2015


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By: Kevin The Krazy 1

Added: Apr 26, 2015

People's Choice 2

Views: 10,115
Comments: 7

Favorited: 74

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Photo ID: 512943

Alco PA 6013 leads D&RGW’s amply-powered 2-car Train 1, The Royal Gorge, during its station stop at Pueblo on April 16, 1967. After going through the Gorge, the train will terminate in another 95... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Alco PA-1
Location: Pueblo, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 6013
Train ID: DRGW 1
Photo Date: April 16, 1967


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By: Steve Patterson

Added: Jan 03, 2015

Views: 9,810
Comments: 4

Favorited: 74
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Photo ID: 502329

The shadows slowly pull away from Warbonnet 755, revealing the iconic paint job of the former Santa Fe Railroad. In 1989 the then President of the Santa Fe Railroad (Michael Haverty) ordered the h... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW)
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 755
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 13, 2014


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By: BUFFIE

Added: Oct 16, 2014

Views: 2,403
Comments: 1

Favorited: 11


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Photo ID: 488936

Westbound coal drag shortly after departing Bowie Mine.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Paonia, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6761
Train ID: UP CBRTS
Photo Date: June 28, 2014


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By: Kevin The Krazy 1

Added: Jul 10, 2014

Views: 1,967
Comments: 1

Favorited: 7

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Photo ID: 482999

The rear DP's on a normal everyday southbound BNSF coal load were proceeding around the big curve at Palmer Lake after a not so normal hail strom dumped inches of varous sized hail making for a wi... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70MAC
Location: Palmer Lake, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 9767
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 25, 2014


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By: Joe Blackwell

Added: May 26, 2014

Views: 1,749
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Favorited: 6
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Photo ID: 482998

A normal everyday southbound BNSF coal load was proceeding around the big curve at Palmer Lake after a not so normal hail strom dumped inches of varous sized hail making for a winter looking scene... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70MAC
Location: Palmer Lake, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 9719
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 2014


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By: Joe Blackwell

Added: May 26, 2014

Views: 1,663
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6
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Photo ID: 482665

A southbound BNSF manifest was approaching Monument CO on the Joint Line

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70M-2
Location: Monument, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: NS 2728
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April, 2014


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By: Joe Blackwell

Added: May 24, 2014

Views: 1,668
Comments: 0

Favorited: 2
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Photo ID: 481546

One of the first photos I took after retiring to Palmer Lake, CO, was this northbound struggling into Palmer Lake with only two of the three units running shortly after a donwpour with the dwindli... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Palmer Lake, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 5391
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 2009


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By: Joe Blackwell

Added: May 15, 2014

Views: 1,248
Comments: 0

Favorited: 1


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Photo ID: 433526

Tunnel Motor at Minturn
In July 1984, a westbound Rio Grande coal train waits for a new crew in the yard at Minturn, Colorado, at the western foot of Tennessee Pass.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40T-2
Location: Minturn, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 5398
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July, 1984


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Apr 23, 2013

Views: 2,307
Comments: 2

Favorited: 26
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Photo ID: 432826

Amtrak No 5, the California Zephyr, passes through a cloud shadow at Rocky, Colorado, on the afternoon of June 25, 2011. “Phase III Heritage” No. 145 leads the tardy westbound train at 6:40 p.m., ... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Rocky, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 145
Train ID: AMTK 5
Photo Date: June 25, 2011


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Apr 18, 2013

Views: 2,637
Comments: 1

Favorited: 22
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Photo ID: 431111

A southbound coal train rolls through the Air Force Academy as seen through from the former Santa Fe where once a trestle stood. If one looks there are plenty of reminders of the former second tra... (more)

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: US Air Force Academy, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 5798
Train ID: Coal Loads
Photo Date: October 24, 2010


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By: Frank Keller

Added: Apr 05, 2013

Views: 2,452
Comments: 1

Favorited: 16
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Photo ID: 407796

With very little to do but wait out the summer months, Rio Grande Russell snow plow X-67 glows in Aspen Gold paint at D&RGW's Minturn Yard. This single track Russell was one of a kind on Grande's ... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Russell Snow Plow
Location: Minturn, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW X-67
Train ID: Unassigned
Photo Date: June 15, 1981


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By: James Belmont

Added: Sep 01, 2012

Views: 7,022
Comments: 1

Favorited: 37

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Photo ID: 386668

Shadows and highlights. Late afternoon sun filters through the leafless brush and highlights the chocolate plume from D&RGW 478, as she drifts toward the Colorado Highway 250 crossing above... (more)

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DRGW 478
Train ID: Photo Charter
Photo Date: February 21, 2011


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jan 12, 2012

Views: 3,800
Comments: 1

Favorited: 23
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