D&RGW #485 (with #489 playing the part!) has almost reached the top of Cumbres Pass. We're trackside right at Windy Point for this view of the final pull to the top. Shot during a Lerro Producti... (more)
The Rotary train rounds Windy Point clearing the track to Cumbres Pass.
BNSF 5720 leads a train at Windy Point, near Crawford, NE, on May 21, 2005.
Canadian National Train #571 lifts its tonnage of empty freight cars up Pavilion Mountain. The train is on a 2.2% ascending grade. The terrain the ex BC Rail crosses in the first 300 miles from N... (more)
Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad K-36 class 2-8-2 #484 pulls a 12 car engineers school freight train through 'Windy Point' nearing the top of Cumbres Pass in southern Colorado.
K27 at Windy Point
Turning back the clock to 1968, Denver and Rio Grande Western K-36, #484 is the rear train helper on this photo charter meant to mimic the last revenue freight ran by the D&RGW. This of course is... (more)
WINDY POINT COLORADO? Nope... Windy Point, British Columbia. It is absolutely remarkable how much the two spots look alike. Undoubtably, this spot on the former BC Rail was named after the ... (more)
A Rio Grande Cumbres Turn hammers up the 4% grade after rounding Windy Point. This section of track is the last bit of 4% grade before reaching Cumbres Pass. The train was put together by Lerro P... (more)
In all my years of railroading, I have never seen anything as incredible as three steam locomotives trying to break through the snow, ice and rock at windy point. The snow was as tall as the rotar... (more)
Opening Cumbres Pass after a brutal winter in 1997.... The Rotary Snow Plow is cutting into a deep drift as it approaches Windy Point....
Winnipeg Symington, MB - Vancouver Thornton, BC runs along the shores of the Athabasca River east of Jasper.
Passing Windy Point west of Devona, Alberta, is an eastbound Canadian National manifest train CN 302 Vancouver Thornton, BC - Winnipeg Symington, MB. The train is traversing through scenic Jasper ... (more)
Passing Windy Point west of Devona, Alberta, is a westbound Canadian National grain train. The train is traversing through scenic Jasper National Park on CN’s Edson Subdivision.
CN B759 westbound unit potash train passes Windy Point along the AThabasca river in Jasper National Park