She lets her stack do her talking. If you're living in the Georgetown, Colorado area, then you don't need a schedule to know when the former International Railways of Central America (IRCA)... (more)
Approaching Silver Plume. The former International Railways of Central America (IRCA) Consolidation #111 hauls last train of the day along the banks of Clear Creek, just 1/4 mile or so from... (more)
The Georgetown Loop Railroad has a number of 'critters' that it uses to shuffle rolling stock. GRLX 21 is a 1940's GE 44 ton diesel that was donated to the Colorado Historical Society (for use by ... (more)
After a day of going back and forth up the hill between Georgetown and Silver Plume, Shay 9 back toward the engine house past the Silver Plume depot under gray skies.
The Georgetown Loop Railroad's last train of the day works upgrade into Silver Plume as a faint rainbow hovers above it.
At the end of the day Shay 9 takes on fuel oil behind the line's small water tank.
After a day of overseeing many fully loaded trains of tourists up and down "the Loop," the conductor heads for home at the end of the day.
Pulling hard just below Silver Plume. The Georgetown Loop Railroad's freshly restored IRCA Consolidation #111 is pretty much at her limit with a heavy passenger train as she claws her way u... (more)
West Side Shay No. 9 is steaming up at Silver Plume before beginning a very busy day of trips.
Georgetown, Colorado - September 17, 2010. A Georgetown Loop Railroad steam train travels across the curved trestle across Clear Creek in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Steam locomotive # 12 pow... (more)
West Side Lumber Co. #9 approaches Yard Limits at Silver Plum with the last train of the day from Georgetown.
Three-quarters of the Georgetown Loop's operable fleet is outside the engine house at Silver Plume at the end of a long day.
West Side Shay 9 has cut away from its train and is heading to the water tower at the Silver Plume depot.
The sun makes a brief appearance as West Side 9 backs down through the Silver Plume yard prior to the first train of the day. No. 9 spent the past four decades on the Midwest Central Railroad at ... (more)
Colorado & Southern Passenger Train Bulletin outside the Silver Plume, CO Dept which sits at 9,178ft above sea level and is 54 Miles West of Denver.