A rare unit for the state of Utah, an SP B30-7. Has made it way on Rio Grande's west side branch called the Garfield branch. The line make it's way from Midvale to the Kennecott Coppers smelter. ... (more)
While the engineer remains at the throttle of Rio Grande 5401 East, two other crewmen inspect the power. The manifest has just passed the west end of Gilluly, where curvature and a steep grade put... (more)
A trio of Rio Grande tunnel motors are putting on a show, with the Utah book-cliffs for a backdrop.
A trio of Rio Grande tunnel motors are on the Sunnyside branch with the dirt train. It's 7 years after the merge but the Rio Grande is being kept alive in Helper, Utah.
Heber Valley Railroad's GP9, Great Western No. 296, leads the daily Provo Canyon Limited through Drury's Curve with Mount Timpanogos towering in the background.
The sanders are wide open as a Utah Railway coal train tries to gain traction up the Price River Canyon.
BNSF GEs idle in Provo Yard late in the afternoon below the snow-capped peaks of the Wasatch Mountains.
Union Pacific’s Potash local approaches some curvy track near Emkay on March 4, 2012. This location is near the entrance to Arches National Park in Utah’s beautiful red rock country.
Utah Railway F45 6606 stands in the road’s yard in Martin, Utah. It appears to have a severe case of runny paint, or more likely, has blown oil all over its roof.
A pair of Utah Railway’s F45’s, purchased from the Burlington Northern, idle in the yard at Martin, Utah. Unfortunately, I never had the opportunity to see these units pulling freight.
Meet at Colton
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr works its way up the storied Soldier Summit grade at Colton, Utah. A Utah Railway SD45 leads a train of empties eastbound... (more)
A set of four Utah Railway SD45’s bring a train of empties back to the mines at Mill Fork, Utah.
UP 6788 highballs Devils Slide, Utah and is seen just moments later blasting under one of the many bridges through this section of the UP Evanston Sub from Echo to Ogden.
A newly reapainted unit UP 6788 leads the ANPMI as weaves its way around the mountainside near Henefer, Utah.
Winter at 8000’elevation in Utah’s Wasatch mountains. In spite of the BNSF leader, this is a Union Pacific coal train. The #4501 has pulled nearly all of its empty train entirely through the loade... (more)