The 'Bomb Cyclone' was a short but fierce storm, with horizontal winds coating just about everything in the UP's North Yard with a layer ice and snow, including this SD60.
The freezing, wet snow and blizzard conditions of the 'Bomb Cyclone' required the crew to stop at every switch to ensure they were clean and functional.
The 'Bomb Cyclone' snowstorm hit Denver hard, with blizzard whiteout conditions and heavy snows most of the day. In the bitter cold the crew of BNSF 1892 (SD40-2) still managed to shuffle oil can... (more)
Warbonnet 723 moves along a double stack train at the BNSF intermodal facility in Denver. It will lash up to the front and then take it north to Fort Collins, Colorado.
This restored bay window beauty was spotted in the Union Pacific's North Yard in Denver and is used as a snow bus, shuttling fresh crews into the mountains on the Moffat Line to swap for crews tha... (more)
BNSF 5735 (ES44AC) leads a load of coal south of Castle Rock, Colorado.
UP 7512 (AC45CCTE) drew APU duty for a loaded coal train that just pulled into the UP's North Yard in Denver, and UP 6072 (AC4400CW-CTE) leaves the North Yard and heads toward the Moffat Tunnel wi... (more)
A relative newcomer to the UP's North Yard in Denver is UP 1835, a SD40R-2. It is teamed up with UP 700, a former Missouri Pacific GP38-2.
Warbonnet 689 (DASH 9) gets repositioned in the BNSF engine servicing yard in Denver, moving past a visiting UP SD70ACe.
BNSF 3020 (GP40M) is one of the many former BN units that can be found working the Denver Yard.
UP 6072 (AC4400CWCTE) passes beneath the signal block that has cleared it to head toward the foothills on the Moffat Tunnel Sub.
Coors Brewing Company's CORX 997 (SW1000) makes a run through the yard in Golden, Colorado.
AMTK 52 leads the California Zephyr through the cut under Highway 93 as it leaves Arvada, Colorado.
BNSF 7664 and CSX 7442 both get assistance from a Hulcher crew to get placed back on the track. The offending switch that was picked is on the lower right.
BNSF 8362 (ES44C4) and mates are running light as they turn down Mason Street in Fort Collins, Colorado. 1-18-2018 1600d