Under the watchful eye of 10,689 ft. Loafer Mountain, Rio Grande SD40T-2s 5347, 5406, 5383, and 5371 lead a 44 car RODVM through Spanish Fork Canyon on Feb. 8, 1997.
A colorful power consist leads the RVKCM east through West Gilluly as viewed from East Gilluly on the opposite side of Spanish Fork Canyon, Oct. 5, 1996. Track profile charts indicate the photogra... (more)
Rio Grande SD40T-2s 5403, 5396, 5374, and 5387 pull a 67 car Roper to Denver manifest along the Price River approaching Kyune on a chilly Oct. 12, 1996 morning.
A pair of tunnel motors have been cut in at Helper, and are now assisting a westbound grain train as it climbs to Soldier Summit. It looks like the caboose has seen more tunnels than the SD40T-2's... (more)
Just before sunrise on October 8, 2004, Union Pacific’s LJP45 local heads for the Sunnyside Branch at West Mounds, Utah. Rio Grande SD40T-2 “Tunnel Motor” No. 5371 erupts with smoke as it swings t... (more)
SP 8313 leads a Kansas City to Oakland auto train along the Golden Bair Sheep Ranch in scenic Glenwood Canyon on Sept. 26, 1996.
Please trim about 1/2" inch from top and use a No. 2 clipper on the sides. Trim the sideburns as well.
Despite being owned by Southern Pacific at this time, the Tennessee Pass Helper Terminal at Minturn, Colorado, was filled with Denver & Rio Grande Western power, including this quartet of SD40T-2s... (more)
After shoving the Coke Breeze from Helper to Soldier Summit, SP's Fifth Help overtakes the NSGVC on Sept. 10, 1996, the last day of operations prior to the merger with Union Pacific.
"Over the Ramapo, In the Pouring Rain"
The NYS&W leg of the 2014 Toys for Tots train makes its collection stop in Rochelle Park.
"Leaves on the Ground, Toy on the Train"
Assigned to SP's Third Help, a trio of Rio Grande tunnel motors provide dynamic braking as a 92 car Alton & Southern to Roseville manifest descends the 1.99% grade along the Soldier Creek fill at ... (more)
A Utah Railway coal empty meets a Pueblo CF&I rail train at Castle Gate on Sept. 7, 1996.
"Annual Toys for Tots Train at Butler"
The 2012 Toys for Tots train approaches its final stop of the day in Butler, NJ as the sun makes its first appearance of the day. Unlike th... (more)