San Luis and Rio Grande Railroad


a railfan site


Quick Index

SLRG under RailAmerica
Contemporary SLRG
SLRG Power
Passenger Equipment
Passenger Excursions

Photo Essays (from Rail Encounters)

San Luis Valley Rails
San Luis Valley in Transition
Last Days of the UP Era
San Luis Central: photos from Center, CO

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Front Door
2/23/2018: Added several photos of GP40FH-2 locos on the Power page.

10/12/2011: Added a few photos of passenger cars, plus a photo of the lone SLRG freight car I've actually seen.

12/28/2010: Added photos of SD90MAC's to the Power page. Also replaced the photo of B39-8 No. 8542 with a new one.  Added several SLC photos to the Contemporary SLRG page.

1/07/2010: Added five new locomotive photos to the Power page.

10/26/2009:  Added two photos to the Excursions page (at bottom, return trip over the pass).  Images from slides.

8/25/2009:  Moved entire site to new domain, .  Also added news feed to the Introduction page.

12/12/2008:  Added link to some new photos of the San Luis Central operations in Center, CO.

5/29/2008: Initial website roll-out.  Reformatted my existing SLRG page into this expanded web structure.


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