A rare morning thunderstorm, currently over the City of Boulder, creates some amazing contrast in the sky as partly cloudy skies dominate to the east over the plains. Under the unusual skies, we f... (more)
The California Zephyr heads downhill into the sun at Rocky, Colorado as it gets ready to enter Little Ten Curve while running on the Moffat Tunnel Sub.
A manifest approaches Blue Mountain Road
A manifest dips under Highway 93
The Rocky Mountaineer crawls across the Highway 72 overpass, lined behind Amtrak to Denver
The eastbound Rocky Mountaineer clears Crescent after PTC issues caused a delay
Amtrak 164, the new Phase IV heritage unit, leads the westbound California Zephyr
Westbound 5 climbs the tunnel district at Crescent, CO with 164’s first run with new Heritage Paint.
The California Zephyr runs along the base of Blue Mountain as it heads up the Moffat Tunnel Sub.
The California Zephyr runs through Tunnel 4 on the Moffat Tunnel Sub as it heads higher into the Colorado Rocky Mountains.
BNSF 3275 (ES44C4) leads a westbound freight down the grade at Rocky, Colorado, passing another BNSF Freight that is waiting on the siding.
An eastbound “Rockies to the Red Rocks” Rocky Mountaineer luxury passenger train passes through Gore Canyon between Azure and Gore, Colorado, on Union Pacific’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision dur... (more)
Evening Light on the Rocks
Eastbound and just from tunnel 1 Amtrak 6 runs around the tangent for the drop down into Coal Creek Canyon.
Rocky Mountaineer Returns for 2023
Traveling back to Denver the Rocky Mountaineer is passing through the Flatiron range at tunnel 3 in rural Boulder County.
The California Zephyr begins the climb up to Tunnel #1 as it leaves Coal Creek Canyon behind.