The Air Up There..
Hey, I've gone aloft as I catch The Southwest Chief racing below the Sandia Mountains and into Albuquerque
Way out west, There's room for our dreaming, There's wide open spaces to see...
With less than two weeks left in its existence, the famed Escalante Western Railway powers out o... (more)
A Dreamscape View... Next-door to a Nightmare..
The Milky Way rises in the southern sky on the Great Plains of New Mexico. It's a little after Three AM, and we see the classic ... (more)
Basking in the spotlight at the Durango and Silverton’s Annual Photographers Special, K-37 493 makes her public debut as a D&SNG Locomotive.
This is the locomotive’s first weekend ... (more)
“A Tale of Fire and Ice”
High above the nearly frozen Rio De Las Animas Perdidas, Locomotive No. 493 of the Durango and Silverton Railroad makes her return to active service af... (more)
“Proud as a Peacock, and struttin’ Her Stuff”
Locomotive No. 493 of the Durango and Silverton Railroad makes her return to active service after fifty-two years this weekend, wi... (more)
The Harbinger Has Arrived
The Future is now as the first of Durango and Silverton’s Oil Fired Steam Locomotives, 493 is shown at the Durango Roundhouse, next to it K-28 473 is ... (more)
Valle de Oro
Translation: Golden Valley, Valley of Gold. This sunset shot of Amtrak 3 heading for points west is a grab shot, I was actually at Valle de Oro Wildlife Refuge to... (more)
For years, I've joked with fellow coworker and RailPictures contribuitor Elijah Cross about getting a very long telephoto lens and shooting the intermediate pai... (more)
The Canyon to The Canyon
It might surprise some to find that to get to The Grand Canyon, the journey is anything but flat. The Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway found this... (more)
We'll Meet Again, Don't know when, But I know we'll meet again some sunny day...
The final run-by of Grand Canyon Railway 29 hours before her 1472 Day "Tube Time" exp... (more)
High Steppe Flyer.
Double Your Fun
Grand Canyon Railway 29 in the possible twilight of her career. Her 1472 day inspection would expire right after this, and it is unknown if GCR's corporate parent,... (more)
Fastest Freight Hog In the West
Making track speed going into the "flats" of the Grand Canyon Railway, the 29 has left behind the long sustained grades of the Apex / ... (more)