An eastbound Union Pacific coal train twists through short Tunnel 40 in Little Gore Canyon east of Azure, Colorado, on August 21, 2014. Three AC4400CWs operating as a mid-train DPU can be seen ent... (more)
On the morning of January 7, 2001, the Rio Grande Ski Train marches up the Moffat Subdivision approaching Tunnel 1 east of Plainview, Colorado. Pinch-hitting for ailing F40PH No. 242 is Rio Grande... (more)
A Southern Pacific coal train climbs through the Crater Loops at Crater, Colorado, on the Craig Branch on the morning of July 31, 1996. Five General Electric AC4400CWs power the train, with two on... (more)
Getting the signal at East Portal siding to let them know the Moffat Tunnel was theirs, a BNSF coal train storms westbound on October 3, 2001. This empty coal train is headed to Utah for loading a... (more)
Making the grade – To make sure this six-car train can successfully negotiate the demanding climb over Raton Pass, the Santa Fe has assigned an SD for each car, and a GP50 for the caboose. Always ... (more)
The plain blue GECX Demonstrator engines continue to be used on BNSF coal trains as seen by the GECX 2041 lading a set of empties Northbound on the Joint Line.
On top of the bluffs on Spruce Mountain, a coal load and coal empty make a perfect meet at Spruce just north of Palmer Lake, Colorado on January 24, 2016. The coal empty has just crossed onto form... (more)
An eastbound Southern Pacific coal train climbs the west slope of Colorado’s Tennessee Pass at Pando on September 8, 1992. Two SP SD45T-2Rs (Nos. 6867 and 6854) are assisted by BN SD40-2 No. 8125 ... (more)
Looking high above at the bluffs from Spruce Mountain, one can see southbound Mill, Texas coal loads working up the grade on Main 1 at Spruce just north of Palmer Lake, Colorado on January 24, 201... (more)
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad train No. 464 passes through a cut exiting the High Line just west (north) of Rockwood, Colorado, on August 14, 2015.
The westbound California Zephyr winds its way through one of the canyons a few miles southwest of Burns, CO on January 23, 2016.
The eastbound California Zephyr cruises through a sandstone canyon alongside the Colorado River, having just passed through the community of Burns, CO on January 23, 2016.
ES44AC number 7364 leads a long string of locomotives on a westbound power move a few miles southwest of Burns, CO on January 23, 2016.
A summer edition of the Rio Grande Ski Train climbs the two-percent grade in the “Tunnel District” between Tunnels 16 and 17 in South Draw east of Crescent, Colorado, on June 23, 2001.
As the water of the Rio de los Pinos gentle meanders down stream a pair of Rio Grande Baldwin built K-36s march up stream with a 'Chama Steam' photo charter freight near Los Pinos, CO. Both locomo... (more)