The Deseret Power Railroad: Definitely a highlight of the "Spike 150" trip in early May 2019, we were able to find ourselves seeing the isolated and little-seen railroad that is the Dese... (more)
Having just left the loadout, a trio of Deseret Power E60's climbs the grade towards Dinosaur, Colorado.
Three of Deseret Power Railroad's GE E60C's lead the evening empty hopper train east underneath Utah route 45, having just departed Deseret Power Electric Cooperative's plant near Bonanza, Utah.
All four Deseret Power E60's are seen passing under Hwy 45 just north of Bonanza, UT. The train will be arriving at the power plant shortly, dump its 5,000 tons of coal and start its return trip i... (more)
Westbound Deseret Power train flies over Hwy 21 shortly after exiting Mormon Gap 8 miles south of Dinosaur. In just a couple miles the train will cross into Utah and roll out its final miles to th... (more)
Westbound Deseret Power train turns the corner and gets ready to duck under Hwy 64 as it approaches Mormon Gap.
Westbound Deseret Power train cruises around the corner at Dripping Rock Rd about 3 miles south of Dinosaur, CO.
The Deseret Power Railway is seen making its westbound morning run crossing over Blue Mountain Road at MP 7. All four DPR painted units are on today's train as #3 has had some recent problems. Thi... (more)
The Deseret Power Railway is seen at the Deserado Mine loadout with all four E60C's. Todays train departed a little on the later side at 11am, but it worked out nicely for the westbound chase to t... (more)
An empty coal train returns to the mine on the Deseret Power Railway behind a trio of electrics.
A Deseret Power coal train takes loads towards the power plant.
A trio of Deseret Power E60C-2s lead a train over the highway just south of the "town" of Blue Mountain near Dinosaur, Colo.
The Deseret Power Ry's empty train returning from the Bonanza Power Plant was 2 or 3 hours late today. This plus the sun angle this time of year limited my shot location for favorable lighting to... (more)