Sitting in the yard of Durango's roundhouse is this diesel railcar used in the 1980's by the railroad instead of steam locomotives. In years to come it is hoped to have it restored to working orde... (more)
After leaving Canon city the Royal Gorge route train heads into the most spectacular section of the Gorge.
Inside the repair shop Big Boy 4014 and 844 await the crowds that visited during the whole weekend.
Rear of roundhouse in Cheyenne yard. Plenty to look at but no-one could get up close.
Due to a lack of motive power the South Tynedale railway has had to resort to the loan of a locomotive.2 foot gauge HARROGATE has come to the rescue for the start of the season and is proving very... (more)
I was able to walk around UP's shops at Wyoming during their annual open day and found this interesting contrast in the yard.
East bound coal train rolls down the grade before heading for the loop
A freight heads for Grand junction
Rear end of a coal train crawls along the Loop as a storm passes through Denver.
Tanfield railway has had a guest locomotive visiting for last two weeks. P class No 178 on loan from the Bluebell railway. It seems to blend in very well with the line and is seen here on the firs... (more)
Heading up Sherman Hill on a Sunday afternoon.
I drove up and down this road all day trying to catch a train to photograph. I gave up and headed towards Glenwood Springs when this trundled into view. Good job the sun came out to play as well
Royal Gorge train heads under what was once the highest suspension bridge in the world. A lot seems to have happened since my last visit here 8 years ago with many of the attractions on the side r... (more)
Standing in a Super 8 car park as the helpers of this BNSF freight slowly edge the train into the yard at Cheyenne.
Trailing edge of a storm heads east leaving behind a rainbow as a west bound freight leaves Cheyenne