A DOT instection car is pulled down the center of Mason Street while a BN hi-rail follows.
The GWR Fort Collins Job departs North Yard with a couple of cars while the Longmont Switch gets into action again seen in the background.
The steel wheels on the steel rails are one of the many ways that help make the railroad move...
A pedestrian runs across Mason Street as a slow moving freight enters street running.
The Longmont Switch sits quietly at North Yard while waiting for a northbound manifest to pass by before going back to work.
HBR 6526, a former Southern Pacific GP35 built in 1963, heads into a setting sun while pulling a string of freight into Ft Collins, Colorado.
Between July 23rd and July 29th, BNSF shut down the Front Range Subdivision between Laurel Street and Cherry Street to replace the entire section of Mason Street with new track. Sadly, an era of t... (more)
This Great Western Railway Local is heading to the Budweiser Plant on switch job after picking up a string of cars at the BNSF North Yard.
After switching North Yard the 1684 heads south down Mason St with a long train in tow. This was the last time I will ever see it like this with the pending grade separation project coming in July... (more)
HLCX 3815 has a storied history: Built as L&S 4096, then went to Seaboard 4096, then to CSX 2605, to HLLX 5605, to Southern Pacific 4869 and finally to Helm Leasing as 3815. It is currently workin... (more)
BNSF 5708 (AC4400CW) prepares to haul a load of windmill blades east of Ft. Collins, Colorado.
GWR Lite Power, with a crew member riding on the lead unit, pulls out of the BNSF North Yard to another switch job.
Helm Financial Corp HLCX 3815(ex Southern Pacific GP38-2) and Hudson Bay Railway HBRY 2506 (ex Central Kansas Railway GP20) represent 90 years of service between the two engines. 2506 was built i... (more)
The Great Western Railway 105 Job holds a siding at the BNSF North Yard. Later the units will run Lite power to the nearby Budweiser Plant to perform regular switching duties.
The Great Western Railway 105 Job shoves a string of cars on to a siding at the BNSF North Yard.