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See why railroads like the Durango & Silverton and Cumbres & Toltec draw steam buffs to Colorado from around the world.
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Photo ID: 584037

As afternoon storm clouds roll across northern Colorado Union Pacific FEF-3 #844 storms through Ault on UP's Greeley Subdivision, the abandoned Farr's Feed elevator provides the backdrop for the b... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Ault, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 844
Train ID: PDVCB3-24
Photo Date: July 24, 2016


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By: Ryan S.

Added: Jul 26, 2016

Views: 4,836
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Photo ID: 581471

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Silverton, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DSNG 482
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 16, 2011


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By: Kantiris Nikos

Added: Jun 30, 2016

Views: 4,591
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Photo ID: 571821

Its 108 degrees and no breeze at Kersey,CO. But its a DRY heat....imagine being UP on that big old boiler....I sure can! Oh and then there was no AC on the train except for one car.....and you dam... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Kersey, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8444
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: 1981


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Apr 03, 2016

Views: 13,486
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Photo ID: 564016

The snow has been coming down hard all morning, but the clouds are lifting a bit as the Durango & Silverton's Cascade Canyon winter train departs Rockwood station.

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DSNG 481
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 20, 2015


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By: Nick DAmato (Diamond D)

Added: Feb 01, 2016

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Photo ID: 550742

On it's last run of the year, Cumbres & Toltec 488 stops it's train a the Cumbres Colorado Station to inspect the train and locomotive and also to pick-up two tired German Hikers

Railroad: Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Cumbres, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: C&T 488
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 18, 2015


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By: Andy Sarge

Added: Oct 18, 2015

Views: 2,282
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Photo ID: 549320

With the Galloping Goose running and incredible fall colors around, lots of people were chasing train 216 out of Chama, NM, on October 4. We decided to ditch the masses after the train passed Loba... (more)

Railroad: Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Cumbres, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: C&TS 487
Train ID: C&TS 216
Photo Date: October 04, 2015


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By: Kirk Orndorff

Added: Oct 06, 2015

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Photo ID: 549318

Still lettered "Rio Grande" for a special steam charter trip earlier in the week, C&TS K36 484 leads a long 11-car train 215 west out of Chama with caboose 0306 on the rear. For the nex... (more)

Railroad: Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Antonito, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: C&TS 484
Train ID: C&TS 215
Photo Date: October 03, 2015


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By: Kirk Orndorff

Added: Oct 06, 2015

Views: 2,370
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Photo ID: 541174

Leaving the canyon. Observing the permanent slow order associated with the High Line, DSNG Locomotive 486 brings Train 464 out of the Animas Canyon and the San Juan National Forest, on the ... (more)

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DSNG 486
Train ID: 464
Photo Date: September 05, 2014


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Aug 03, 2015

Views: 3,882
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Photo ID: 541034

Drifting down to Hermosa. DSNG Locomotive #486 is just drifting down the last of the 2.5% grade from Rockwood, as she blows for the US 550 Crossing at Hermosa, Colorado. With just about 3... (more)

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Hermosa, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DSNG 486
Train ID: 464
Photo Date: September 05, 2014


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Aug 03, 2015

Views: 3,027
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Favorited: 8
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Photo ID: 540578

Storms are rolling into Cripple Creek as Porter No. 3 heads towards town. No. 3 has been in service on the CC&V since 1967; it was acquired from the Mexican mining company Cia. Metalurgica Mexica... (more)

Railroad: Cripple Creek & Victor Narrow Guage Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 0-4-0
Location: Cripple Creek, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: CCV 3
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 12, 2015


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By: Jeff Terry

Added: Jul 30, 2015

Views: 1,459
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Photo ID: 540324

Now arriving from Durango....The Sil-ver-ton! It's just past noon and Train 462, the second of two daily departures from Durango is passing the 1882-vintage D&RGW depot in Silverton, Colora... (more)

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Silverton, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DSNG 486
Train ID: 462
Photo Date: September 05, 2014


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Jul 29, 2015

Views: 4,525
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Favorited: 16
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Photo ID: 540281

The first train of the day to Silverton on August 24, 2003, over the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad snakes along the cliff above Elbert Creek south (east) of Rockwood, Colorado. Mikado ... (more)

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Rockwood, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: DSNG 473
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 24, 2003


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Jul 28, 2015

Views: 3,791
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Favorited: 15
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Photo ID: 536114

480 ist leaving Silverton.

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Silverton, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: 480
Train ID: 480
Photo Date: July 14, 2011


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By: Pit KARGES

Added: Jun 25, 2015

Views: 2,320
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Favorited: 5
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Photo ID: 506979

Union Pacific 8444 is running fast in perfect sunlight at Masters, Colorado.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: Masters, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8444
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 13, 1979


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By: Bob Krone

Added: Nov 16, 2014

Views: 2,508
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Photo ID: 500836

K36 #481 hauling a train from Durango to Silverton

Railroad: Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: 481
Train ID: 481
Photo Date: July 14, 2011


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By: Pit

Added: Oct 05, 2014

Views: 2,438
Comments: 0

Favorited: 9
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