With a friendly wave from a crew member, UP's Chevron Local returns to North Yard in Salt Lake City.
What Salt Lake City's Union Pacific station looked like 28 years ago. An Amtrak train is there on its way to California.
A colorful K-Line stacker heads west through Salt Lake City on Feb. 2, 2014.
Union Pacific's Wendover Local crosses 4th North street under the watchful eye of the State Capitol Building in Salt Lake City.
A CA-11 caboose guides UP's YRO52R switcher down the Salt Lake Garfield & Western interchange track on Jan. 20, 2014. The Red Iguana 2 Restaurant faces the UP tracks with its ever-present '74 Cadi... (more)
A rather untypical power arrangement leads UP's Wendover Local into North Yard in Salt Lake City.
A Rio Grande SW1200 from nearby Roper Yard works the Savage Brothers spur at 13th South and 6th West in Salt Lake City. The loading facility, built by Texas Gulf, transferred soda ash from trucks ... (more)
A UP grain shuttle rolls into Salt Lake City for a crew change on Jan. 25, 2014. A winter temperature inversion has masked Salt Lake City's blue skies and towering granite peaks with smoke and haz... (more)
Bathed in golden light, UP's YSC25R switcher meets a Utah Transit Authority FrontRunner commute departing Salt Lake City on Jan. 24, 2014.
A General Electric P32BWH enjoys a quiet evening at Rio Grande's passenger station in Salt Lake City. Just before midnight, the 511 will lead train No. 35, the 'Desert Wind' to Las Vegas and Los A... (more)
SP's Fourth South Switcher pulls a cut of tank cars from the Chevron Refinery at Becks.
My first train photograph of 2014 catches UP's Global 1, IL to City of Industry, CA stacker heading west through Salt Lake City.
Rio Grande's Ogden Local pauses briefly for a clear signal to enter Grant Tower in Salt Lake City. D&RGW 3002 was built by EMD for the Rio Grande in April 1962.
SP's Eugene to Grand Junction mixed freight rambles through the Fourth South Yard in downtown Salt Lake City. This real estate is now occupied by Amtrak and Utah Transit Authority's Salt Lake Cent... (more)
SP's Trona to Skyline coal empty awaits a relief crew at Roper Yard in South Salt Lake. It appears the train has brought with it a souvenir from Donner Pass.