Colorado Skiers Eagerly Await Return Of Train To The SlopesPowered by two 4,250-horsepower diesel-electric engines, the train is pulled from Denver's historic and newly renovated Union Station about 60 miles and 3,700 vertical feet into Colorado's snow-swept mountains.
Trains Rerouted Due To Colorado Rock SlidesPassenger and freight trains are being rerouted from Colorado through Wyoming after a series of rockslides west of the Moffat Tunnel buried railroad tracks for nearly two miles, including one rockslide that was 10 feet deep.
Amtrak Resumes Service In Western ColoradoAmtrak trains are running again between Denver and western Colorado now that tracks damaged by last month's flooding have been repaired.
Amtrak's Zephyr Train Detours Due To FloodingAmtrak's California Zephyr passenger train is taking detours because of temporary track closures in Colorado.
Railroad To Spend $10 Million On Rail FixesThe Union Pacific Railroad says it will spend more than $10 million in Colorado fixing the rail line that runs from the Moffat Tunnel to Kremmling.
Boulder Asked To Halt Reservoir ExpansionEnvironmentalists are asking Boulder County commissioners to block a Denver water project.