On June 27, 1979, Rio Grande's Tintic Local is pictured less than a mile from the Burgin gold mine, navigating desolate sage brush and cedar trees through the foothills of the East Tintic Mountain... (more)
On the morning of the Bicentennial of the United States of America, the Rio Grande Zephyr heads east into Spanish Fork Canyon during its journey from Salt Lake City to Denver.
Rio Grande SD40T-2s No. 5345, 5401, and 5360 switch the inbound Dirt Train at Helper Yard on July 22, 1999. The small red roofed building to the right served as a waiting room with a phone for rea... (more)
A manifest freight lead by a GP30, an SD45, and two GP35s head west through Detour in Spanish Fork Canyon on June 12, 1977.
A pair of Rio Grande SD45's along with a pair of Burlington Northern SD40-2's head South with a loaded coal train destined for the power plant at Coletto Creek, TX
Eastbound DRGW train climbing toward summit of Wasatch at Gilluly
Westbound DRGW stack train descending from Soldier Summit at Gilluly
Union Pacific closed Burnham Shops on Valentine's Day, 2016. Nearly four months later and DRGW 3006 still sites on one of the few-remaining coach yard tracks on the west side of the yard. 3006 is ... (more)
Union Pacific's Helper Yard as viewed from Hill Street west of the Price River on June 19, 1999. Present in the yard are D&RGW SD40T-2s No. 5342, 5390, 5345, 5360, 5385, 5376, 5401 and 5400. By al... (more)
D&RGW 5401 leads a coal train on the Joint Line just north of Palmer Lake in June of 1989.
A matched quartet of Rio Grande tunnel motors lead a 44 car Salt Lake City to Denver manifest freight at Soldier Summit on Feb. 8, 1997.
Rio Grande on the Great Salt Lake
The final westbound Rio Grande Zephyr rolls through De Beque Canyon, Colorado, within twenty miles of its terminus of Grand Junction. After arriving at Grand Junction, the train will, with ... (more)
The Rio Grande Ski Train rounds the curve westbound out of Clay, Colorado, early on the morning of January 7, 2001. Big 10 Curve is visible on the mesa in the middle background, where the train wa... (more)
The final eastbound Rio Grande Zephyr, behind schedule due to a late bus connection at Glenwood Springs, makes a final journey through De Beque Canyon. For the last several weeks of the more)