A new 'Ultrasonic Rail Flaw Detector Car' rambles along the Rio Grande mainline through the Salt Lake Valley. The tiny vehicle is owned by SSTEC Railway Technology, an Australian company who was a... (more)
A pair of Southern Pacific EMDs lead a 40 car Rio Grande manifest through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon. The SP 6793 is an SD45T-2, built by EMD as the SP 9203 in March 1972. It was renum... (more)
Rio Grande work train No. 952 waits patiently in the American Fork siding for a meet with the hot 187 train from Denver. The original 39 ft. section rail had just been replaced with new ribbon rai... (more)
On January 16, 1989, Rio Grande's 101 train glides westward through Provo, Utah. On Feb. 9, 1989, the D&RGW 3108 would be destroyed in a wreck on Tennessee Pass at Pando, Colorado.
On a snowy February morning in 1989, a second section of Rio Grande's Pueblo to Ogden auto train kicks up some fresh Utah powder at Provo Junction.
After hauling 30 loads of dolomite from Geneva Steel's Keigley quarry, Rio Grande GP30s 3004 and 3001 idle away the night at Provo Yard.
Rio Grande's Railblazer train 102 is pictured on a super elevated curve approaching Springville on April 5, 1989. The trio of clean EMDs had just been released from the Denver to Winter Park Ski T... (more)
Thundering past the former siding site of Nolan. The 12 locomotives on this train are all visible, as the train twists thru the 9 degree curves...
7 unit swing helper of Utah 5001 West....... Note the
"Grey Ghost" straight SD40....
The Utah Railroad on this day used 41,500 Horsepower to lift an Intermountain Power coal train up the legendary Solider Summit.... 12 Total locomotives...an incredible sight and sound!
UP6864 struggles west at 11mph. The Moffat Road was washed out in September 2013 by a historic storm. For about a month the line over Solider Summit became a very busy place.
A clean GE ES44AC leads UP's Green River, WY to Roper, UT mixed freight through CP C784 in Salt Lake City.
Salt Lake City's west side is temporarily cut in half while a lengthy KG1LA rolls west through Grant Tower on Oct. 1, 2013.
One of Union Pacific's first delivery SD70Ms appears to be in great condition while leading the MOGRO out of North Yard in Salt Lake City.
Union Pacific's super hot ZLAAH makes an appearance among the colorful Oquirrh Mountains at Erda. A light dusting of snow remains from a big storm system that passed by a few days earlier. An EMD ... (more)