Last Light on the Sherman Granite
A slow moving Z train is moving past the Great Pink Panther moments after sunset near Sherman Hill. A truly southwest sunset, purples, reds, ... (more)
Overland Route Sunset
Near Dale Junction a certain western magic lives in harmony with nature and the Transcontinental Railroad. A place of legends and mythos, a beautiful plac... (more)
In the Cut at Hermosa
In another study of the engineering of Hermosa Tunnel looking west from the portal the delicate high altitude botanicals cling to the soft red loose soil.... (more)
One of the many trains that pass over the Laramie Subdivision works through the cut before west portal.
Brilliant Light and Potash
Passing through the S turn at Dale Junction in front of the Sherman Granite called the Great Pink Panther. A favorite spot for me and over the years ... (more)
New Combines at Dale Creek
Westbound in a hurry a vibrant load of new New Holland combines pass through the Dale Creek area of the Overland Route with SD70M #4522 on the point.
Magnificent glint only a late Summer day on the Overland a Route can do highlights the rails at Hermosa, WYO.
Rare Mileage through Hermosa Tunnels
Forest fires on the western slope of Colorado close the Moffat Subdivision forcing detouring over the Overland Route to Denver. Amtrak 6 th... (more)
Rare Mileage through Dale Creek
Forest fires on the western slope of Colorado close the Moffat Subdivision making for some detouring over the Overland Route to Denver. Amtrak 6... (more)
First Light at Dale Junction
Within moments after the sun rises over Sherman Hill my vantage point on the East Sherman Granite allows the sun to dance with the Overland Route... (more)
Potash at west Hermosa
Moving east on the Overland Route into the cut at Hermosa.
The Great Pink Panther
Union Pacific #8418 is at track speed through the super elevated S turn around the great Pink Panther at Dale Junction straight into the early morning ... (more)
the Granite of the Overland Route
Westbound out of the Hermosa Tunnels into Tie Siding on an early June evening UP #5263 leads a diverse manifest. The Sherman Granite is rich... (more)
In the Cut at Hermosa west portal
Eastbound lead by UP #7462 and patched ex-Espee #6365 hustles a salad shooter into the super elevation and the cut before the Hermosa Tunnel... (more)
Dale Creek Junction
Marching eastbound autos at Dale Junction on a July morning near the Sherman Granite.