After spending most of the day climbing the Rocky Mountains, Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr begins the descent down to Denver after emerging from the east portal of the 6.2 mile long Moffat ... (more)
An eastbound loaded coal train has just passed through Parshall, CO and will soon be entering Byers Canyon.
A loaded eastbound coal train passes some remnants of the Rio Grande at Fraser, CO on UP's Moffat Tunnel Sub.
High above the Colorado Front Range, the sound of dynamic breaks can be heard as an empty BNSF sand train descends out of Tunnel 1 and through the horseshoe curve at Coal Creek Canyon, CO on June ... (more)
Due to a 14 hour delay in Utah, Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr descends through the curve at Crescent, CO in the early morning hours of June 8th, 2020 rather than the intended early evening ... (more)
With only minutes of daylight left, Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr descends through the Rocky Mountains at Crescent, CO on June 5th, 2020.
On a gloomy May morning, BNSF 5536 leads the Provo, UT to Denver, CO manifest through the curve at Blue Mountain Rd in Coal Creek Canyon, CO on May 11th, 2020.
It's a beautiful spring morning in the Rocky Mountains as Amtrak's westbound California Zephyr climbs the grade up to Tunnel One in Coal Creek Canyon, CO on April 24th, 2020 with Amtrak's Veterans... (more)
On a beautiful fall afternoon deep within the Rocky Mountains, UP 1943 (the Spirit of the Union Pacific) leads a westbound Denver to Grand Junction Executive Special through the fall colors in Tol... (more)
The sun has finally come out on this cold December morning as UP 5328 leads an eastbound coal load into Tunnel 29 near Cliff Siding on the UP Moffat Tunnel Subdivision on December 15th, 2018.
The roar of GE locomotives echoes through the Rocky Mountains as UP 5931 leads a West Elk Mine coal empty up the grade towards Tunnel One in Coal Creek Canyon, CO on August 13th, 2019.
In the early morning hours, BNSF 5604 leads an eastbound Provo, UT to McCook, NE manifest through the curve at Crescent, CO on August 14th, 2019.
Dark clouds begin to fill the afternoon sky as BNSF H1 Dash 9-44CW #970 leads a sand train into Leyden Siding on the UP Moffat Tunnel Subdivision on August 5th, 2019.
On a warm August afternoon, a tardy Amtrak 5 rolls west through the siding at Rollinsville, CO with the Phase I heritage unit #156 on point on August 5th, 2019.
The temperature is 11 degrees outside, and the wind gusts are up to 60 MPH as Amtrak's Winter Park Express emerges from the east portal of the Moffat Tunnel on February 16th, 2019.