Dusk on the Moon
In his book Never on Wednesday, photographer Mel Patrick called this area of the Utah desert a “moonscape”, and I can’t imagine anywhere on earth that would... (more)
A Union Pacific Operation Lifesaver Special, traveling between Council Bluffs, Iowa and Salt Lake City, Utah passes through Uintah with UP 9054 and 9051 SD70AH units leading the Columbine, City of... (more)
Short, Fast Freights
Saddled with two rugged mountain crossings, of the Rockies in Colorado and the Wasatch in Utah, the Rio Grande developed an operational philosophy to be compet... (more)
A Union Pacific Operation Lifesaver Special, traveling between Salt Lake City and American Fork, Utah rolls eastward through the Jordan Narrows with UP SD70AH No. 9054 leading the Columbine, City ... (more)
A Union Pacific Operation Lifesaver Special, traveling between Council Bluffs, Iowa and Salt Lake City, Utah rolls westward through Utah's Morgan Valley with UP 9054 and 9051 SD70AH units leading ... (more)
With storms brewing near the Book Cliffs, a Rio Grande manifest rolls across the desert near Grassy, Utah.
An Operation Lifesaver Special rolls through Utah's Tooele Valley with Stansbury Park and the Great Salt Lake in the background. August 9, 2016
UP 9054 and UP 9051 East on employees appreciation special at Tooele Utah on LA&SL The train ran from Salt Lake City, Utah to Warner, Utah and back. ... (more)
With the city skyline already in shadow, the MWCNP arrives in Salt Lake City as the last bit of daylight shines through North Yard.
The storm clouds roll through the Wasatch Mountains to let the sun out just as the ZDVSC makes its way through Salt Lake City, just minutes away from its destination at SLCIT.
Union Pacific's Long Beach to Global 3 stack and rack rolls through Salt Lake City while storms roll across the Wasatch Front.
Union Pacific 8912 leads an SESCLW-13 customer special through Henefer with two high and wide casks on the road to Envirocare at Clive, Utah on the former Western Pacific.
Family Portrait at the Utah State Railroad Museum in Ogden
Union Pacific's Roper to Roseville manifest skirts the south shore of the Great Salt Lake on the former Western Pacific Railroad. SP SD40M-2 No. 8698 was built Chicago & North Western SD45 No. 908... (more)
Late in the evening and minutes before sundown, the Malad Local clatters slowly through the Bear River Valley while 8,179 ft. Gunsight Peak looms nearby on Aug. 25, 1999.