DENVER CO Oct 20 1977 -- Rio Grande GP9 5902 is shown at North Yard.
Rio Grande SD40T-2s No. 5354, 5347, 5401, 5345, and 5349 assist the MDVRO train down a 2% grade through Detour in Spanish Fork Canyon on July 22, 2000.
The crew working Rio Grande's Tintic Local are helping rerail a runaway hopper loaded with dolomite in the far reaches of United States Steel's Keigley yard in Genola on June 18, 1976.
Great Tonnage Pullers: Rio Grande SD9s No. 5311 and 5308 pause just outside the Roper Diesel Shop in South Salt Lake on Jan. 14, 1977.
Rarely did the Rio Grande Zephyr cross the Wasatch and the Rocky Mountains with only two F9s for power, but it did happen at times when the consist was light. Train No. 18 from Salt Lake City is l... (more)
Five Rio Grande GP40/GP40-2's head into the Leyden siding with this Eastbound manifest train.
A fast eastbound Rio Grande train with TOFC/COFC and autoracks has just crested Thompson Hill east of Thompson, Utah, in July 1984. EMD SD45 No. 5319 leads three GP40s as power for the train that ... (more)
Rio Grande 5332 leads an assortment of SP/Cotton Belt power in a variety of paint/lettering schemes.
Rio Grande SD40T-2s No. 5345, 5410, 5349, 5373, 5400, 5392, and 5347 are mid-train helpers cut into a Savage to Trona coal train grinding westward through the Kyune Gooseneck on Aug. 19, 2000.
After helping a 97 car MDVRO manifest freight from Helper to Soldier Summit, a quartet of Rio Grande tunnel motors drift through Castle Gate on Aug. 19, 2000. In the background is Utah Power & Lig... (more)
The Magnificent Seven: after helping a Savage to Trona coal train to Soldier Summit, Rio Grande SD40T-2s No. 5345, 5410, 5349, 5373, 5400, 5392, and 5347 return to Helper Yard on Aug. 19, 2000.
Travelling west through some beautiful Colorado scenery, the Rio Grande Zephyr approaches the small settlement of State Bridge, Colorado.
Following the meandering Colorado River, the westbound Rio Grande Zephyr passes through Yarmony. Colorado.
After helping a coal train to Soldier Summit, Rio Grande SD40T-2s No. 5347, 5401, 5392, 5342, and GE AC4400CWs SP 262 and UP 7198 drift downgrade along the Price River through the Kyune Gooseneck ... (more)
The westbound Rio Grande Zephyr rolls into Yarmony. Colorado. While I will always remember the location for the photographs exposed there, the thing that I will remember most is the mud tha... (more)