Heavy snow is falling and the temperature is 8 degrees, but the payoff is catching Amtrak Veteran special #42 emerging from Tunnel #2 on the Moffat Line.
Along the South Boulder
Amtrak 5 the California Zephyr now running a truncated schedule that is tri-weekly is passing over the fill near Rollinsville deep in the canyon al... (more)
Grays of Fall along the Moffat Road
A unique look at Fall’s vibrant colors is muted by the cool grays and blues of an impending snow storm along the Great Divide. Once daily, ... (more)
Fall at Tolland back lit and ablaze with the colors of the Rio Grande.
Amtrak 180 (P42DC) has climbed out of Coal Creek Canyon and rounds the corner to enter Tunnel #1 on the Moffat Tunnel Sub.
From high atop Tunnel #1 on the Moffat Line we see the California Zephyr run through Coal Creek Canyon, which is covered in smoke from the terrible wildfires to the north and west.
Last Call for Daily Service out of Denver
Fall splendor in the morning sun polarize the peak color along the Moffat Road. This is last daily westbound number 5 California Zeph... (more)
Soft Light at Tunnel 1
Number 6 running late into the last light of the day emerges from T1.
Goshawk Ridge & The Spirit
Sunday October, 4 the Spirit 1943 special led the Manifest from Grand Junction to North Yard out of T7 (tunnel 7). Made for a long ride for the crew... (more)
Through the Walls of Granite
Easterly and nearly in T29 the daily BNSF manifest breaks the silence on a pleasant Fall morning.
Amtrak 180 leads the number 6 California Zephyr down the hill from Tunnel #1 as it heads towards the Coal Creek Canyon horseshoe curve.
The morning #5 California Zephyr emerges from Tunnel #1 as it begins the journey through 29 more tunnels including the 6 mile long Moffat Tunnel which will go under the Continental Divide and dayl... (more)
A Fall Day in Pinecliffe
Fall colors are subtle in the overcast light on this wet day along the Moffat Road.
Mountain Meadows of Gold and South Boulder Creek
A Westbound empty coal bucket is rolling through the Aspens ablaze in the one of the best years in recent memory for Fall Colo... (more)
Red, Yellow, Stainless Steel, & Green
Amtrak, train 5 The California Zephyr is rolling through the fall splendor of the Moffat Subdivision on a vibrant late September morn.