Photo By: Kevin Morgan
 

This spot about two miles north of Palmer Lake is a great spot for a telephoto shot of an entire southbound coal train. The train loops back and forth as it descends through the Sag.
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Posted By Andy Gibbs On Monday, April 21, 2008 At 9:54:33 PM (PT)

Woooohh some snake.....great photo. I remember taking photos from that road back in 2002, nowhere near as good a that though....shame it isn't a DRGW train.


Posted By Terry Cantrell On Sunday, April 20, 2008 At 8:14:37 PM (PT)

That is a really good photo,a whole coal train in one shot.

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Location Information
City or County and State
Palmer Lake, CO

Subdivision
Colorado Springs (UP)/Pikes Peak (BNSF)

Milepost or Control Point
Spruce




Train Information
Railroad
BNSF
Model
SD70MAC
Unit Number
BNSF 8968



Photo Information
Camera Make/Model
Canon / Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
ISO
200
Flash
Did Not Fire

Focal Length
223 mm
Shutter
1/500 seconds
Aperture
f/8


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