Amtrak Heritage 184 leads the California Zephyr past a pond in Lockbuie as it heads to Denver, Colorado.
An eastbound empty coal train awaits their meet with a westbound Q train just outside of the small town of Hudson, CO just after sunrise on BNSF's Brush Subdivision.
The hogger of the Denver to Chicago zipper eases up through the notches to get his train to track speed, as the hot intermodal reaches the edge of Denver.
BNSF 8529 (SD70ACe) leads a loaded coal on the Brush Sub past the oil refineries of Commerce City, Colorado.
A trio of BNSF GEs gets the daily Denver to Chicago Z train up to speed as they reach the outskirts of town.
A former BN SD40-2 awaits the days' work on the Roggen switcher, some of which is framing the power, located off the Brush Sub in Commerce City, CO.
BNSF 7834 (ES44DC) runs towards Denver on the Brush Sub, passing through Keenesburg, Colorado during the worst part of the blizzard that walloped the Front Range.
A massive blizzard across Colorado dropped a foot of snow in a very short time, making it difficult for crews running on the Brush Sub from Fort Morgan to Denver. Here we see a rare sight these d... (more)
With light snow falling, a high-balling stack train running eastward out of Denver on the Brush Sub takes the green and meets BNSF 8455 (SD70ACe) holding on a siding with a load of coal. Once the... (more)
A quartet of engines highballs an oil can train on the Brush Sub in heavy snow as it leaves Denver and heads towards Nebraska.
BNSF 5534 (ES44C4) leads a trio of other power past Barr Lake on the Brush Sub.
The morning Z Train led by BNSF 3944 (AC4400CW-CTE) passes by a frozen pond at Tonville, Colorado.
The morning Z Train led by BNSF 7940 (ES44C4) whips up the freshly fallen snow between the trees as it speeds along the Brush Sub in Brighton Colorado.
Contrary to how it might look, the California Zephyr is not making extra revenue by pulling a cut of coal cars. It is actually passing an idle coal train sitting on the Tonville siding until the ... (more)
BNSF 8476 (SD70ACe) muscles an empty coal train out of Denver on the Brush Sub.