The Last Runs of Rio Grande’s Fabled F9 Trio on the Ski Train Many railfans know of the D&RGW F9 set, the last three “covered
One cool summer evening in July 1986 we went train-hunting at the mouth of Coal Creek Canyon, south of Boulder. At this time the Rio
Let’s face it. Most of the time it’s daytime on our model railroads. Why? Because you can see better in daylight. Hence, we install lighting
One thing about railroads… the work proceeds at its own pace, and that
appears slow to the layman.
A Look Back on an Iconic Railfan Excursion For a period just before and after the turn of the millennium, the small railroad town of
For the photos that accompany this trip, click here (opens in new window). The routes of the former D&RGW pass through a number of remote, all-but-inaccessible,