The 1996 Olympic Torch Relay passenger train and cauldron car crest 6824 ft. Wahsatch summit on the road to the Summer Games in Atlanta, Georgia.
UP 5723 heads east after cresting the western slopes of Soldier Summit while an approaching storm begins to darken the sky behind.
Union Pacific’s Potash local heads north (timetable east) at Arch, Utah, on February 10, 2006. A GE C40-8/EMD SD60 combo powers the seven car train back toward the main line at Brendel under a sno... (more)
The sunflowers were in bloom and the corn fields were ready to harvest as Southern Pacific's OANSF blasted through Riverton on a warm Aug. 23, 1996 evening. The merger with the Union Pacific Railr... (more)
Minutes after meeting a G2LAD stacker at Boultler, UP 9329 East leads a 47 car Yermo to Hinkle manifest freight through Lofgreen on June 29, 1996. In the background is 8021 ft. Sabie Mountain whic... (more)
Union Pacific's North Yard in Salt Lake City as viewed from the 6th North bridge on June 21, 1996. The east side of the yard and the diesel shop were sold to the Utah Transit Authority in 2002 for... (more)
A freight train powered by Union Pacific 2-8-0 No. 618 crosses the trestle over Snake Creek at Charleston, Utah, on a winter photo freight operated by Heber Valley Railroad on February 7, 2006.
One of Union Pacific's iconic SW10s pulls a short Cutler Turn through Pleasant Grove on a sunny Sept. 27, 1988 afternoon.
Amtrak’s eastbound California Zephyr enters the Gilluly loops as it climbs toward Soldier Summit.
About 14 hours ago, this California Zephyr left Chicago. In a bit less than 24 hours, it will arrive in San Francisco. Not before calling at Green River though, its first stop in Utah.
In the bac... (more)
A Chicago & North Western C44-9W leads a Global 2 to Los Angeles stack train approaching 6061 ft. Boulter Summit on the morning of June 29, 1996.
Skirting a late spring rainstorm, Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr climbs the Wasatch range at Colton, Utah.
Built by EMD in February 1975, a speed-lettered SP SD45T-2 idles away at Provo Yard on Sept. 25, 1994.
UP GP39-2s No. 2371 and 2370 pull a 48 car Malad Local through rural Box Elder County west of Bear River City on June 20, 1996.
Southern Pacific's Helper Local curves through the scenic Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon on Feb. 5, 1995.