91 buckets of Wildcat coal descend through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon on April 20, 2000. Within a year, all four of these EMDs will be retired from service on the Utah Railway, replace... (more)
Rio Grande's lumber drag 126 roars east through Spanish Fork Canyon at the Diamond Fork crossing on May 21, 1989.
Low lying clouds clear in time for the sun to illuminate the 142 in Spanish Fork Canyon. Rio Grande Industries acquisition of the Southern Pacific is becoming more and more visible by this point i... (more)
A pair of Southern Pacific EMDs lead a 40 car Rio Grande manifest through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon. The SP 6793 is an SD45T-2, built by EMD as the SP 9203 in March 1972. It was renum... (more)
Rio Grande auto train 242 snakes through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon on May 25, 1988.
Union Pacific's Salt Lake City to Denver freight kicks up a little dust along the Provo Subdivision in Spanish Fork Canyon at CP RG677, Rio.
One of my first Kodachrome images captures the Rio Grande Zephyr, train No. 18, curving through Thistle as viewed from the Highway 89 bridge on the east edge of town. The picture was shot with my ... (more)
A brief patch of sun illuminates UP's Roper to Helper freight as it travels eastward through the broad expanse of Spanish Fork Canyon near Castilla.
in the later afternoon a coal train emerges from the Thistle tunnel below Billies Mountain.
Southern Pacific GP40-2 No. 7132, one of the first units to wear the new 'speed lettering' livery, was recruited to lead Amtrak's California Zephyr from Salt Lake City to Denver on June 8, 1991. T... (more)
Union Pacific's Salt Lake City to Denver freight emerges from the Thistle Tunnels on the morning of the Summer Solstice, 2013.
A Utah Railway IPP coal empty roars east through Rio on UP's Provo Subdivision. The 104 car train will load in Carbon County at Wildcat. In the background, the rapidly depleting snowpack on 10,551... (more)
A Utah Railway IPP coal empty emerges from the 3009 ft. Thistle Tunnel on UP's Provo Subdivision. The 104 car train will load in Carbon County at Wildcat.
A Utah Railway IPP coal empty roars through Spanish Fork Canyon at Diamond Fork crossing east of Castilla. The 104 car train will load in Carbon County at Wildcat.
Back to back EMD SD40-2s lead Burlington Northern & Santa Fe's Stockton - Denver trackage rights train through Rio in Spanish Fork Canyon.