SP's Creede Local heads west through the San Luis Valley with 16 cars of interchange traffic for the San Luis Central Railroad at Sugar Junction.
Southern Pacific's EUCHQ climbs through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon on Sept. 5, 1994.
Rio Grande's stylish passenger station stands at 339 South and 1st Street in Grand Junction, Colorado. The structure was built in 1905 for both the D&RGW and the Colorado Midland railroads. Amtrak... (more)
A second section of SP's ROGJM climbs the Mapleton Bench with an interesting mix of owned, merged, and leased power.
The Alamosa based Creede Local shoves from the branch to a spur track with Scale Test car X-0450 between the D&RGW 01489 and the 3155. The crew will soon evaluate the accuracy of a weigh scale at ... (more)
A Rio Grande GP60 couples to caboose 01489 at Sugar Junction on the Creede Branch. For their next move, the crew will retrieve Scale Test car X-0450 at Zinzer and take it to Monte Vista for testin... (more)
Borded up and abandoned, Rio Grande's sturdy depot at Minturn awaits an uncertain future in the Colorado Rockies.
While showers drench the Book Cliffs, a train of empty trailer flats rolls through desert mud mounds near Thompson, Utah.
A pair of Rio Grande SD40T-2s lead a mixed freight just east of Thompson, Utah.
SP's Potash Local rambles through a deep cut on the Cane Creek Branch near Seven Mile.
Union Pacific's North Yard and Utah Transit Authority's Warm Springs Maintenance facility are viewed from the 6th North street overpass in Salt Lake City. A fleet of FrontRunner commuter rail trai... (more)
An approaching Salt Lake City, UT to Long Beach, CA intermodal lights the classic US&S Searchlights governing movement through the CTC controlled switch at CP C675, Champlin.
Union Pacific's Salt Lake City, UT to West Colton, CA general freight meets a high rail truck stopped on the mainline at Cruz. Photo taken with permission.
Union Pacific's Salt Lake City, UT to West Colton, CA general freight awaits a relief crew on the siding at Lynndyl. The Sharp Subdivision mainline to Provo is in the foreground.
Union Pacific's Global 3, IL to Long Beach, CA stacker waits on the main for a meet at Van. Photo taken with permission.