I really like to capture these orange rocks in the background just west of the town of Echo.
I was hoping that this Utah Ry coal train would hurry up and get off the main line and onto the Castle Valley Spur before that nasty looking approaching storm soaked me through and through. I had ... (more)
UP 7926 head westbound in the afternoon through Emery. One of my favorite places to wait for a train.
Wasatch Mountain Railway 2-8-2 No. 35 (Baldwin, 1924) pulls the Heber Creeper through Vivian Park in Provo Canyon on Memorial Day, 1976.
Rio Grande's Midvale Tramp wanders down the steep Bingham Branch with five cars on Oct. 17, 1986. Kennecott's Bingham Canyon Copper Mine is in the distance, nestled in the nearby Oquirrh Mountains... (more)
Not as common, I was able to catch an SD50 leading the Provo to Ogden RUT611. Pictured here passing Salt Lake Cities North Yard. The Utah State Capital is seen in the background. More often than n... (more)
A southbound Utah Transit Authority Blue Line train (Downtown Salt Lake City to Draper) approaches the Midvale Fort Union station on March 13, 2015.
A mix of Motive Power Industries and Utah Railway SD40s pull a Wattis Plateau to Intermountain Power coal train through the Kyune Gooseneck on Dec. 21, 1991.
Just after sunrise, Amtrak No. 6, the eastbound California Zephyr, curves into West Maxwell, Utah, on November 20, 2003.
A well dressed quartet of blue and gold Motive Power Industries SD40s pull a Utah Railway coal train into Provo Yard on July 9, 1991.
Rio Grande GP9s 5942 and 5934 depart Gomex for Provo Yard with an empty nitric acid tank from Trojan Explosives on June 15, 1983.
Amtrak's number 6 the California Zephyr rolls through Utah's eastern desert. As the day light journey begin for it's passengers, in a area known as the book cliffs.
An attractive quartet of Motive Power Industries SD40s, on short term lease to the Utah Railway, pull coal loads west at Soldier Summit on a stormy June 12, 1991 afternoon.
The small town of Uintah, Utah is at the mouth of Weber Canyon. It's a great town for train activity. The Union Pacific main is split with and up track and a down track. UP 7926 rolls westward thr... (more)
A UP grain shuttle emerges from dramatic storm lighting at Echo on May 18, 2015.