Photo By: Kevin Morgan

The largest diesel locomotive ever built is accompanied by the Rio Grande Heritage Unit on an eastbound trip through Byers Canyon. The river is running high with snow run-off and heavy afternoon rains.
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Posted By sean healy On Sunday, October 26, 2014 At 10:03:29 PM (PT)

this picture is a beauty in a great canyon setting ive seen trains thru here but this one is one to put in a calender

Posted By Stephane pizzo On Friday, July 15, 2011 At 11:54:10 PM (PT)

Wondeful shot, thank you for keeping it up for all of us far away! You should make a book out of all these pictures!

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Friday, July 8, 2011
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Location Information
City or County and State
Sulphur Springs, CO

Moffat Tunnel (UP)

Milepost or Control Point
MP 88 (Byers Canyon)

Train Information
Union Pacific
Unit Number
UP 6936, UP 1989


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