Winter turns to spring as the weak sun obliges just enough to give a bit of glint.
The very first day of operation for Union Pacific 618 at the Heber Valley Railroad. Just minutes earlier it had backed out of the Heber shop for the first time. This event kicked off the 1995 s... (more)
An other lucky day with sun.
618 rounds the curve just past the grade crossing at Charleston on the Heber Valley Railroad.
Steam in the Wasatch - with a clean stack for a change
Annie Bruehl and her 1953 Buick wait for 618 to storm through the 1200 South crossing.
As the sun breaks through the morning mist, 618 approaches the crossing while a pair of horses nuzzle in the background.
Floodlit night shots are becoming a trademark of Heber Valley's photo charters
Photo freight performs for a group of mostly British railfans.
The secret is out, the Heber Valley is the place to be for winter steam photography! It's warmed up and the beaver pond has melted enough to reveal a great reflection!
The secret is out, the Heber Valley is the place to be for winter steam photography! Annie Bruehl waits at the Edwards Lane crossing for UP 618 to pass by her completely original 1953 Buick.
Somewhat different view of 618 at Snake Creek Trestle
Frosty morning at Snake Creek
Backing across Snake (Spring) Creek Trestle for yet another runby.