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  1. Yard Limit

    Durango and Silverton Narrow Guage Railroad

    On the last day of June 2017, we stopped in Durango, Colorado on our long journey home from Seattle. We caught the evening arrival of 486 and the next morning departure of 481, both Baldwin K36's built in 1925.
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    Colorado Narrow Gauge in the Fall

    Colorado Narrow Gauge in the Fall If you haven't been out to see any of the Colorado Narrow gauge railroads, do yourself a favor and get out there! Only had a brief morning encounter with the Durango and Silverton. 1. Durango and Silverton pulling in to the Rockwood Station. SC8A8535 by...
  3. Yard Limit

    Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

    The Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is a 3 ft narrow gauge heritage railroad that operates 45.2 miles of track between Durango and Silverton, Colorado. The railway is a federally designated National Historic Landmark and is also designated by the American Society of Civil Engineers...
  4. Blast-off from Lamar

    Blast-off from Lamar

    After completing some switching moves, Santa Fe extra 5377 west departs Lamar, CO. on 9/13/90. I think he was "showing off" for the camera.
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  7. Northbound at Eden

    Northbound at Eden

    A Norfolk Southern engine leads a northbound BNSF freight out of Pueblo, Colorado on the former ATSF-DRGW Joint Line.
  8. Southbound Coal

    Southbound Coal

    2 BNSF SD70MAC's lead a southbound coal train through Pinon, Colorado on the former ATSF-DRGW Joint Line north of Pueblo.
  9. AMTRAK No5 Zephyr West Bound

    AMTRAK No5 Zephyr West Bound





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  14. Around the Bend

    Around the Bend

  15. CLIMBING the Hill

    CLIMBING the Hill

  16. Running on fresh ballast

    Running on fresh ballast

    BNSF power begins the descent from Palmer Lake, Co.
  17. Running West

    Running West

    One of the better front office views in railroading.
  18. Descending to Denver

    Descending to Denver

    BNSF 4351 East descends towards Denver on the Moffat line.
  19. Pueblo Nights

    Pueblo Nights

    Union Pacific train MPBDV (Pueblo to Denver)rolls through a rural Grade Crossing north of Pueblo, Colorado on the former Rio Grande's "Joint Line".
  20. Flower & Power

    Flower & Power

    In a almost psychedelic blast of color, a trio of GE's rush the Chicago to Denver Z train past wild sunflowers near Roggen, CO. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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