On February 8, 2005, the dirt train power assigned to Helper, Utah, went west to Kyune on the Price River grade up Soldier Summit to pick up a bad order hopper car set out there. After fetching th... (more)
D&RGW C18 #318 displayed at the Railroad Museum in Golden.
Rio Grande GP40-2s 3110, 3102, and 3125 lead the Provo Local with 21 empties for Geneva Steel on July 10, 1994. Just for fun, click on the Google Map in Satellite view to see how much this landsca... (more)
SP's Kansas City to Roper Q-train has a nice mix of power as it passes through a stormy landscape at Riverton on July 2, 1994.
Union Pacific’s West Local crosses over Colo. Highway 72 just west of Leyden, Colorado, on January 27, 1998. Leading the train is venerable Rio Grande GP30 No. 3003.
A 65 car ASROM heads west through Riverton with Rio Grande SD50s 5513 and 5502 on June 16, 1994.
A former Family Lines System unit, now part of the MK Rail lease fleet, assists Rio Grande GP30s 3014 and 3003 with heavy coil and plate steel from Geneva, passing through Riverton on May 30, 1994... (more)
On a beautiful spring day in the Utah mountains, Union Pacific’s LJP45 “dirt train” makes a special run over to Sutro on the western approach of the grade over Soldier Summit. In this view, Rio Gr... (more)
In a view from a plateau overlooking Price River Valley where it flows into the intermountain desert, the eastbound Union Pacific “dirt train” curves through the cut at mile 607.35 on the Green Ri... (more)
A pair of SD40T-2s and two SD50s shove a heavy 126 lumber train east through Spanish Fork Canyon on Sept. 7, 1987.
A quartet of EMD GP60s lead SP's hot Denver to Oakland Forwarder through Riverton, Utah on April 29, 1994. The two leaders are from a class of three units painted in D&RGW livery.
Two Rio Grande GP30s power Union Pacific’s West Local on the Rocky Spur above Rocky, Colorado, on October 23, 1997.
Rio Grande's hot Denver to Roper Trailers zigs and zags through the Kyune Gooseneck the evening of June 17, 1990.
Rio Grande GP60 No. 3154 leads a 93 car Grand Junction to Roper manifest through Ironton on Sept. 12, 1993.
The Rio Grande Zephyr's conductor catches up on his paperwork en route to Salt Lake City from Denver. April 14, 1979