BNSF 5901 (ES44AC) leads an empty coal train through the Keenesburg Cut as it runs east on the Brush Sub.
Light snow is falling in Denver as BNSF 1652 (SD40-2) heads towards the Denver Yard for a morning of sorting freight cars in the frigid temperatures.
BNSF 4724 (Dash9) pauses at Spruce, Colorado on the southbound Joint Line track to wait for a northbound freight to pass through Palmer Lake, Colorado. Once the northbound is clear of the City, t... (more)
The California Zephyr runs past Barr Lake in Brighton, Colorado. On the back if you look closely are two private Patrick Henry cars.
BNSF 4120 (Dash9) leads a windmill tower train through Sedalia, Colorado on the Joint Line.
BNSF 8117 (ES44C4) leads a short GEO train which has cars full of instrument to measure the track.
BNSF 5966 (ES44AC) leads four other motors and an empty coal train through West Tonville, Colorado.
The California Zephyr climbs the steep grade to Tunnel #1 at Plainview, Colorado. You can spot the two Patrick Henry private cars pulling up the rear of the train.
The Denver Rock Island Railroad's SW1500 heads to the small yard in North Denver to move a cut of cars.
UP 1826 (SD40N) makes like an Alco and smokes as it pulls a heavy cut from the North Yard for sorting.
BNSF 5409 (Dash9) brings a colorful consist past the Union Pacific's North Yard.
Sometimes the timing all comes together. The California Zephyr was just a little late arriving at Keenesburg, Colorado, which allowed the fog to roll in and the bright orange sun to elevate just h... (more)
BNSF 7322 (ES44DC) leads a stack train into the Keenesburg Cut and it heads east on the Joint Line.
RTD commuter train 4052 (Hyundai Eagle P3) runs on the elevated section of the 'A Line' which links the downtown Denver Union Station and Denver International Airport.
It is great to see the SD70MAC Executive-Grinstein units making the rotations on the coal trains. Here we see three of them at the BNSF engine servicing facility in Denver, Colorado.