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Photo ID: 518825

Union Pacific coal load CEYPS curves past milepost 22 just west of Eisele (Clay), Colorado, early in the morning of February 9, 2015. UP No. 8888, built in 2014, is a heavy EMD SD70ACe that UP lab... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Eisele, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8888
Train ID: UP CEYPS
Photo Date: February 09, 2015


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Feb 13, 2015

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Photo ID: 518821

CP SD40-2 no. 5647 decked out in Expo 86 promotional paint leads a coal train west the day after a blizzard piled snow up in the Fraser canyon. The train is rolling by a parked grain train at Yale... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Yale, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 5647
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February, 1986


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By: Bill Edgar

Added: Feb 13, 2015

Views: 3,923
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Photo ID: 518692

The westbound California Zephyr cruises along the Colorado River on the Dotsero cutoff. It is late winter, with snow still lingering at the higher elevations. Olympus OM-2n, 50mm f/1.4, Kodachrome... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 20
Train ID: AMTK 5
Photo Date: March, 1999


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By: Mark Hyams

Added: Feb 12, 2015

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Photo ID: 518644

On May 23, 2011, spring has sprung along the Flathead River just east of Perma, Montana, as Montana Rail Link’s gas local heads east, powered by SD45 (MRL rebuild now labeled a SD45-2M) No. 382 an... (more)

Railroad: Montana Rail Link
Locomotive: EMD SD45
Location: Perma, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: MRL 382
Train ID: MRL gas local
Photo Date: May 23, 2011


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Feb 11, 2015

Views: 2,638
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Photo ID: 518546

It was definitely worth to climb up the to the top of one of the rocks at Pinecliff. A BNSF mixed was on it's way to Denver, hauled by ES44DC #7705, #7415 and C44-9W #5423

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44DC
Location: Pinecliff, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: 7705
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 20, 2008


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By: Peter Hürzeler

Added: Feb 11, 2015

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Photo ID: 518402

A northbound empty grain train heads upstream along the remote Moyie River just north of Meadow Creek, about 20 miles from the interchange with CP at Eastport, ID.

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Meadow Creek, Idaho, USA
Locomotive #: CP 8758
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 31, 2014


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By: Sean Kelly

Added: Feb 10, 2015

Views: 2,198
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Photo ID: 518299

In the final minutes of evening light at the end of a beautiful summer day, an eastbound vehicle train enters the Kootenai River Gorge just east of Crossport in the scenic Idaho Panhandle.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Crossport, Idaho, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 26, 2010


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By: Sean Kelly

Added: Feb 09, 2015

Views: 1,917
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Photo ID: 518253

Perhaps with the ugly-duckling on the point, Santa Fe’s Super Chief-El Capitan Train 17 climbs the Colorado side of Raton Pass near Morley on Aug. 1, 1970. GE 7902 U28CG; EMD 5944 FP45; EMD 5937 ... (more)

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: GE U28CG
Location: Morely, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 7902
Train ID: ATSF 17
Photo Date: August 01, 1970


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By: Steve Patterson

Added: Feb 08, 2015

Views: 6,184
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Photo ID: 518247

Santa Fe’s Super Chief/El Capitan Train 17 descends the New Mexico side of Raton Pass at Keota with four motors — 7902, 5944, 5937, 5936. Note the angle which the signal is aimed (for early view ... (more)

Railroad: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF)
Locomotive: GE U28CG
Location: Keota, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: ATSF 7902
Train ID: ATSF 17
Photo Date: August 01, 1970


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By: Steve Patterson

Added: Feb 08, 2015

Views: 4,376
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Photo ID: 518156

The Rio Grande Ski Train had tackled the rising plains, and now begins its assault on the Rockies as it approaches the curve at the mouth of Coal Creek Canyon.

Railroad: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP40-2
Location: Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: D&GW 3126
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 26, 1983


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By: Doug Lilly

Added: Feb 08, 2015

Views: 1,912
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Favorited: 14


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Photo ID: 518083

Running perfectly on time, Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr rolls through Glenwood Canyon beside the mighty Colorado River just east of Glenwood Springs, CO on February 7, 2015.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Glenwood Springs, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 187
Train ID: AMTK 6
Photo Date: February 07, 2015


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By: Hunter Williams

Added: Feb 07, 2015

Views: 3,263
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Photo ID: 517939

With ten cars on the drawbar, Montana Rail Link’s 844 local heads westbound through the Jefferson River Canyon east of Sappington, Montana, on May 16, 2013. On the other side of the river is the ... (more)

Railroad: Montana Rail Link
Locomotive: EMD GP35
Location: Sappington, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: MRL 403
Train ID: MRL 844 local
Photo Date: May 16, 2013


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Feb 07, 2015

Views: 2,440
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Photo ID: 517910

Battling Bozeman Pass: Under threatening storm skies, the Spokane to Laurel manifest with four SD45's and a SD45-2XR battle their way up Bozeman Pass.

Railroad: Montana Rail Link
Locomotive: EMD SD45-2XR
Location: Bozeman, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: MRL 382
Train ID: M SPOLAU1 18A
Photo Date: May 19, 2014


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By: Shawn Christie

Added: Feb 07, 2015

Views: 7,041
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Photo ID: 517784

The immensity of some of Colorado’s mountains and canyons is aptly seen here as an eastbound BNSF freight exits rugged Red Gorge between Yarmony and Radium on the morning of June 6, 2013.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44C4
Location: Radium, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 6761
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 06, 2013


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Feb 05, 2015

Views: 2,350
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Photo ID: 517696

The morning after a light snow dusted the Front Range mountains outside of Denver, this eastbound slowly emerges from the short Tunnel 29 on its descent toward Denver.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Pinecliffe, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5964
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 01, 2015


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By: Nick DAmato (Diamond D)

Added: Feb 05, 2015

Views: 3,330
Comments: 4

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