It's hard to find a more picturesque setting, than where Leadville Colorado & Southern GP9 1918 is positioned in the yard. This is before 1918 had it's nose chopped. Also by the engine house you c... (more)
Tourist Railroad Leadville Colorado & Southern chop nose GP 1714 is nearing departure. As the passengers begin to climb on board. Leadville is a town that resides at over 10,000 ft.
The last standard gauge Class 1 steam locomotive to operate in the USA now resides next to the former Colorado & Southern station in Leadville, CO.
Ore train OMIGV climbs out of the Arkansas River Valley and is just a few miles short of the summit tunnel on the top of Tennessee Pass. The swing helpers are visible, and there are two more AC's ... (more)
This Colorado & Southern 641 was built in July of 1906 by the American Locomotive Company and ran local freight around Leadville, Colorado and also made runs to the Climax gold mine. It is on dis... (more)
Burlington Northern’s turn to Climax, Colorado, has returned to its base of Leadville, and the crew is putting the caboose over to the roundhouse before spotting the two cars over on the interchan... (more)
The Minturn helpers are still on the point of the Oakland Kansas City Autos about to duck under Hwy 24 near Malta
WC6598 SD45 leads a eastbound at Malta. Wisconsin Central units were common on the Southern Pacific in the mid-90s because of the huge ore contract the two railroads shared for Geneva Steel.
Rocky Mountain HighThe Denver & Rio Grande Western's very first SD40T-2, number 5341, leads a westbound manifest down Tennessee Pass near Leadville, Colorado, on a September 1991 af... (more)
Colorado's Sawatch Range "fourteeners" (mountain peaks exceeding 14,000ft.) provide a backdrop for a westbound on the Tennessee Pass Subdivision. This location is just west of Malta (Leadville) a... (more)
A sucker hole over the Continental Divide allows for some dramatic light to illuminate the Leadville, Colorado & Southern train as it sleeps away the winter in America's highest incorporated city ... (more)
Waiting for a train that will likely never-ever show up again... The perfect time of day and year with nothing but a ghost train... Kindig's Curve 2015
The view from the cab of Leadville, Colorado & Southern engine 1918 as it begins its journey down the mountain with the afternoon train in Leadville, CO on August 1, 2015.
The view from the pilot of Leadville, Colorado & Southern engine 1918 as it begins its journey down the mountain with the afternoon train in Leadville, CO on August 1, 2015.
The morning departure of the Leadville, Colorado & Southern backs out of Leadville on a perfect Colorado summer's day.