The view from the rear helper on a westbound grain train, the head end is about to enter tunnel 1.
Westbound BN freight passes over the impressive bridge over Two Medicine River. The barn in the foreground would have to be the most photographed barn in North America!
The Eastbound Empire Builder.
First run of the Denver Post Frontier days special from Denver to Cheyenne and return, after a hiatus of several years.
Two big 20 cylinder EMD's with a load of logs for one of the many paper mills in the area. I think this run was called the "Nekoosa turn"
This B30-7a suffered a seized traction motor and was set out at Keenesburg, the next day the crew from Denver came out with a crane and replaced the wheelset so it could be hauled to Denver for re... (more)
Two brand new C44-9W's head a southbound coal load through Bill, Wyoming. I still shiver to recall how cold it was when I took this photo!
In 1995 UP was so short of power that they pressed their heritage E8's into regular freight service between Cheyenne and Denver. Usually, a regular loco led, but on this day it was a pure E unit l... (more)
Eastbound ski train
A GO commuter train arrives at Toronto Union Station. These locos were sold to Amtrak in 1990.
A southbound loaded coal train at the end of the long climb from Denver on its way south to a power station in Texas.
A northbound empty coal train arrives Denver. Time was running out for the older GE's on BN's roster, in a couple of years scenes like this would be history thanks to the flood of SD70MAC's that t... (more)
2 westbound Conrail freights have just been re-crewed at the old Amtrak depot in East Syracuse.
A westbound Amtrak (Maple leaf?) departs the old Amtrak depot in East Syracuse which is now demolished. I believe the yard area is what was left of De Witt yard.
A Font-Romeu to Villefranche service arrives at Mont-Louis.