There's gold in them thar hoppers! Rio Grande's Tintic Local has 10 loads of gold ore, retrieved at the Burgin Mine in the East Tintic Mountains. The symmetrical peaks of 11,929 ft. Mt. Nebo mark ... (more)
Rio Grande's Tintic Local arrives at the the Burgin gold mine in the East Tintic Mountains of Utah.
On January 4th, 1996, Utah celebrated 100 years of statehood. Both Union Pacific and Southern Pacific ran passenger specials on January 3rd to mark the occasion. It must have been a big day for th... (more)
Amid fresh snow and pinion pine trees, Union Pacific's daily Global One to Los Angeles stack train charges up Boulter Hill, just west of the passing siding at Lofgreen, Utah.
A UP Dash-9 heads a manifest train heading south through Utah's Rush Valley toward Lynndyl.