On a pristine June morning, 5771 5762 5763 glides the westbound "Silver Lady" through Winter Park.
Close to midday near the longest day of the year, 5771 5762 5763 leads the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr through the west switch at Range on the Dotsero cut off in June 1981
Caught at track speed following the Colorado River at Range on the Dotsero cut off, 5771 displays a few recent war wounds as it whisks the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr towards Glenwood Springs in D... (more)
The westbound Rio Grande Zephyr crosses the Colorado River between Burns and Range on the Dotsero cut off behind 5771 253 5762 5763 in December 1981.
Running through a light snow shower, the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr creates its own flurry as it passes through Fraser at the end of January 1982 behind 5771 253 5762 5763.
Leaving a smudge of exhaust in the air as it accelerates away from Byers canyon, 5771 5762 253 5763 approaches Parshall with the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr on the second day of 1982.
During the photographers ride of a lifetime, a crew member of an eastbound coal, behind 5351 53XX 5366, performs a roll by of the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr at Crescent behind 5771 5763 253 5762 ... (more)
Nearly full house at Denver Union Terminal - 5771 5762 253 5763 on the westbound Zephyr waits for departure beside 3099 3123 on the Winter Park bound Ski Train while northbound BN coal empties try... (more)
The westbound Rio Grande Zephyr, with 5771 5762 253 5763, crosses the Colorado River and is just about to duck under Highway 40 on the approach to Hot Sulphur Springs three days after Christmas in... (more)
The Rio Grande Zephyr heads west towards Little Gore Canyon, behind 5771 253 5763 5762 in December 1981
The winter snow and ice in Byers Canyon has nearly thawed as the Silver Lady makes its final appearance for the photographer before he has to depart Grande territory, with the Zephyr having not mu... (more)
Vista domes Silver Pony and Silver Sky trail the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr as it follows the horseshoe bends of the Colorado River at Dell, on the Dotsero cut off.
Having exited Tunnel 29 the Silver Lady powers towards Pinecliff siding and onward to the Moffat Tunnel with 5771 5762 5763 in charge.
Westbound #17 Rio Grande Zephyr slowly winds its way through Byers Canyon behind 5771 5762 253 5763
Westbound Rio Grande Zypher being serviced at Grand Junction, CO, July 1982.