The sun briefly shines late in the afternoon of April 22, 2001, after a good spring snowstorm blankets the mountains around Pinecliffe, Colorado. Amtrak’s eastbound California Zephyr approaches th... (more)
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad K-27 No. 463 leads the eastbound passenger train No. 216 from Chama, New Mexico across the trestle at Los Pinos, Colorado on July 22, 2015.
The rear DPU engines of this empty train move some fresh powder on the ground as they race north for another load of coal. You know it's really cold when icicles are still clinging onto the radia... (more)
The Geeps are working the 36th Street yard in near whiteout conditions thanks to a February blizzard that included 30 mph winds.
The Deseret Power Ry.'s loaded afternoon train usually leaves the loadout, around 4:30PM shortly after the swing shift arrives for work. This time of year, here in eastern Utah and western Colorad... (more)
Ansco’s Rio Grande Ski Train pops out of the the Moffat Tunnel at East Portal, Colorado, on March 30, 2001.
After laying over in the siding at Fraser, Colorado, as the skiers enjoy some powder on the slopes, the Rio Grande Ski Train now departs eastbound to pick up the tired passengers at Winter Park o... (more)
Three BNSF SD70ACe's Nos. 9085, 9260, and 9388 lead the Laurel, Montana to Pueblo, Colorado manifest up the 2-percent grade on Burkes Hill near Louisville, Colorado on November 22, 2015.
Ansco’s Rio Grande Ski Train just met an eastbound Union Pacific coal train at Clay, Colorado, on the morning of February 10, 2001. The westbound passenger train is now back on single track west o... (more)
On April 12, 2001, an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe manifest freight is about to take down the signal at West Cliff, Colorado, on a snowy Moffat Tunnel Subdivision. Even though the red pa... (more)
Southbound loads on the joint line.
Grande Gold at Winter Park, 'Colorado's Favorite Ski Resort'.
On the morning of October 21, 2015, a Deseret Power Railway coal train climbs past milepost 21 into Coyote Basin west of Mormon Gap, Colorado.
Water Stop: Los Pinos. D&RGW K-27 Locomotive #463 eases gently to a stop on the downhill grade approaching the Los Pinos Tank in preparation for a water stop. On this day, the 1903-vinta... (more)
As the rear of an eastbound Union Pacific coal train heads through Rocky, Colorado, below—an eastbound BNSF manifest freight passes through Tunnel 1 in the background on August 11, 2015. The rear ... (more)