A coal load winds its way through the S-Curves located at the "Sag" about two miles north of Palmer Lake along the Joint Line.
A southbound coal load pulls toward the top of the Palmer Divide (at Palmer Lake) on Main One while a northbound empty darts by at track speed on Main Two. An October storm brought an inch or so o... (more)
CSDU hoppers head toward the Joint Line summit at Palmer Lake. The old flyover bridge abutment from the original grade is visible off to the right of the train.
CSDPU hoppers wind gently uphill toward the summit at Palmer Lake