A new EMD SD70AH leads a Global 1 to City of Industry container train west through Uintah on October 21, 2016.
Union Pacific's Evanston Local climbs the 1.14% grade east through Echo Canyon with 22 cars on Oct. 21, 2016.
On February 7, 2006, Union Pacific 2-8-0 No. 618 approaches Decker’s Bay with a freight train surrounded by Utah’s snowy Wasatch Mountains. The train is running alongside an ice-covered Deer Creek... (more)
The brutish, business-like appearance of an EMD SD45 leads an eastbound Rio Grande manifest freight into Provo on Oct. 17, 1976.
A Utah Railway Wattis Plateau to Intermountain Power coal train crosses Bullock Lane along Coal Track 2 south of in Provo on Feb. 21, 1987.
The early morning sun has just risen, illuminating the locomotive's motion, an area typically lost in shadow.
The Golden Hour
Union Pacific's MHKRO train (Hinkle, Oregon to Roper, Utah) emerges from the Bear River Gorge at Wheelon, Utah on May 23, 2000. The 34 car train has a mix of UP, CNW, and SP power at milepost 44 o... (more)
Setting sun's last rays catch this freight heading towards Helper along Highway 6 in Utah
A second shot from a rest area. This one was on I80 about 20 miles east of Green River. They do find wondrous places for a pee.
One of my favourite things about the USA are the rest areas. They always seem to be a place of outstanding beauty or have a story to tell. I came across this one on Highway 6 out of Provo. Designe... (more)
Dropping off a pair of old hoppers at Soldier Summit before coupling to a coal train.
A trio of UP locomotives lead by 7929 tread carefully down the long grade on the D&RGW main from Soldier Summit to Helper and Price on an early autumn morning.
After passing through Echo Canyon, this short local train is headed toward Evanston, Wyoming.
The Chicago & North Western Heritage SD70ACe leads the KG1CI-31 out of Ogden on Sept. 2, 2016.