With the skyline of the City of Denver in the background, a couple of BNSF SD40-2's get ready to move some track maintenance cars from the BNSF engine servicing facility yard.
Sitting all by itself on the RIP lead tracks, the BNSF 1914 still wearing a decent coat of cascade green gets a little illumination from the sun as the overhead clouds break for a few minutes.
BNSF 1914 (SD40-2) brings a string of tank cars into Denver from the refinery in Commerce City.
The 102 local comes back into their yard with loads of rail showing off the various types of flat cars that are used to haul it.
A beautiful looking cascade green SD40-2 and two other EMD units have finished this weekend's work of switching the usual industries south of town. Now they are headed home to the BNSF yard as th... (more)
After waiting for the LAUDEN to pass by and picking up four UP Grain Hopper at Highland, the Longmont Turn led by three SD40-2s approaches the Vermillion Road Crossing just outside of Longmont as ... (more)
Three SD40-2s including a rebuilt SD45-2, now classed as a SD40-2R rolls on through the town of Berthoud, CO with 17 cars from North Yard. The train is passing a painted grain elevator and the old... (more)
Back in Longmont, the local runs down the middle of Atwood Street with their cut of cars. Pretty soon, they'll put their train away and tie up for the day and go home.
A gaggle of colorful BNSF SD40-2s sit in along side the BNSF engine maintenance facility in Denver.
An SD39/slug set prepares to roll down the slippery hump on. Downtown Minneapolis can be vaguely seen amid the thickening fog.