Photo By: Kevin Morgan
 

The Blue Mountain grade crossing is a fantastic spot to capture a train working up a mountainous grade while also capture the Great Plains in the background! Such is the case here as a westbound coal empty approaches the crossing on an unseasonably warm day. It was 62F out when I snapped this shot.
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Location Information
City or County and State
Arvada, CO

Subdivision
Moffat Tunnel (UP)

Milepost or Control Point
Blue Mountain




Train Information
Railroad
Union Pacific
Model
AC4400CW
Unit Number
UP 6422

Past Number(s)
ex-SP 249




Photo Information
Camera Make/Model
Canon / Canon EOS-1D Mark III
ISO
400
Flash
Did Not Fire

Focal Length
235 mm
Shutter
1/400 seconds
Aperture
f/10


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