D&SNG k-36 No. 486 clears sediment from the boiler as it rolls along the iconic Hi Line.
425 rolls through rural, PA on their way to Jim Thorpe.
Shortly before sunrise the 489 fills the morning air with smoke as it climbs toward Cumbres. This was part of a two day photo op sponsored by the Friends of the C&TS.
The first dusting of snow highlights the fall colors as No. 482 crosses the Timber Bridge over the Animas River. The bridge is relatively unchanged in appearance while being structurally maintain... (more)
With the first snow of Autumn on the mountains, D&SNG Baldwin K-36 No. 486 exits the gorge into the Animas Valley and Silverton.
One may think the time stood still in the railway station of Zeitz, in Saxony-Anhalt. You can feel the atmosphere of the former "Deutsche Reichsbahn", the railways in the former German D... (more)
Right after a heavy rain, BHC 110 is working hard on it's way to Keystone.
Steamscape: Cimbing Past Perry's Pond. Work Extra 315 is almost "home" now, just over 2 miles from the summit of Cumbres Pass and presently passing the tiny pond that has informal... (more)
A fine looking Studebaker pickup takes a pause in Rock Spring, Georgia for the passing of Southern Railway 630 and 4501 on a TVRM excursion train.
Nevada Northern's #40 has been ferrying us around since 5 am, as it makes a stunning run-by under a fantastic winter sky.
Work Extra 315 at Dalton. Just a few minutes prior to the alpine sunset, Work Extra 315 passes the private crossing at Dalton with a single boxcar and a short train of gons.
I waited he... (more)
Evening departure at Chama. Denver & Rio Grande Western Consolidation #315 departs the Chama yard eastbound on the evening of Thursday, August 25th, to take a cut of cars to Cumbres Pass in... (more)
As luck would have it, I happened to drop in to Silverton for a quick afternoon pit stop when I heard a steam whistle much later in the afternoon than usual. Upon further inspection, it was the D&... (more)