Two Rio Grande GP30's 3015, 3008 and SP B30-7 are operating the Garfield Branch on the West Side of the Salt Lake Valley.
A westbound heads down Spanish Fork Canyon, with a GP60 in the lead with a CSX visitor.
GP38-2 2007 belches some black smoke, as it notches up on the west side of the Salt Lake Valley on the Garfield Branch.
A brand new GP60 9752 has arrived in the Rio Grande Roper yard.
Things just came together, the dark sky's, rainbow, and the train came just as the sun came out from behind the cloud.
The Utah Railway SD50's pull a healthy train on Sunday evening. When I first set up for my shot, it didn't look promising as the clouds had rolled in. Right before train time the sun came out. Luc... (more)
The Saint Maries was a special treat to see run. Hauling raw logs on the former Milwaukee track-age with ex Milwaukee locomotives. The consist for the train is Saint Maries 101 and 103.
Four elephant style SD70M pull the Denver to Salt Lake Z train just west of the town of Echo.
After two days of hard work, in what was originally thought to take only two days. Rotary OY and 487 must continue on late into the evening, so they can finish the job to get the line open for the... (more)
I didn't realize it at the time, how glad I would be to have pictures of K37 497 operating. Fast forward 23 years and who know if we will ever see 497 run again.
An empty Utah Railway coal train is about to go through the tunnel at the end of east end of the Martin yard. The train will get it's load at the Wildcat loadout.
A Utah Railway coal train descends the Gilluly loop with a four unit set of MPI leasers. You can see the lower leg of the loop to the right.
The sun has just come up. The San Francisco peaks of Flagstaff are in the back ground, and a hot Santa Fe intermodal is rounding the bend. Life is pretty good right about now.
UP 3882 is just west of Lava Hot Springs, Idaho. The things you find while editing a photo. On the lower right side of the frame is a goat laying on a wire spool.
With the wet spring, the landscape is very green as SD70M's 3882, 4333, 4969. roll eastbound through McCammon, Idaho.