Stopped at Big Horn, the crew converses on a plan of attack on a problem currently vexing their train.
Mt Blanca, Colorado's fourth highest peak rises in the distance.
Runnin' Flat Out
Pomp and Circumstance over, the first train of the 2017 season on the Cumbres and Toltec positions on the platform for boarding as Mt Blanca looms in the distance.
315 rounds the corner away from the Los Pinos Valley and heads towards Tanglefoot Curve and the Summit at Cumbres.
315 Thunders out of the Cumbres and Toltec's Antonito yards on a cool September morning.
Well, Who are You? Two steam locomotives who you'd never thought you would ever see together, meet in a town that has not seen a steam locomotive in nearly 50 years.
Last light of day at the West end of the Walsenburg Yard as 18 is serviced next to the 844.
Last light of day at the West end of the Walsenburg Yard.