Nevada Northern #40 steams across Steptoe Creek as the rising sun peeks through her drivers. This was the last day of the annual winter photo charter put on by the railroad.
D&SNGRR 473 pulls the Fall Photographer's Train through Whitehead Gulch on the way to Silverton, CO. The consist was comprised of all "Tuscan Red" premium coaches, a departure from the b... (more)
The 2014 Fall Photographer's Special, headed by D&RGW 473, exits the "High Line" portion of the track heading southbound for Durango. The consist features all premium cars painted in &qu... (more)
NNRY 40 chugs across the fill at Steptoe Creek in the early morning sun.
UP 8091 brings two visitors to town in the form of CSX 748 & 522.
This eastbound City of Industry to Global1 (ZCIG1) is about to stop in Salt Lake City's North Yard for a crew change.
A fireman-in-training on the Nevada Northern throws another shovel of coal into the belly of locomotive #40. Hearing him get feedback on the finer points of firing a 100+ year old locomotive was a... (more)
A daily passenger service on the D&SNGRR headed by locomotive 486 approaches the station at Rockwood. After Rockwood the train will enter the Animas Canyon and the signature "Highline" p... (more)
NNRY 93 is reflected in a puddle as she rolls gently into the East Ely yard with a short freight consist.
A daily passenger service on the D&SNGRR departs Silverton for the return trip to Durango.
UP 8217 (GE ES44AC) pushes its stack train into the setting sun at Mountain Home, ID.
UP 1982, the Missouri Pacific heritage unit, is on the head of the Denver to Salt Lake City Z-train.
UP 8203 (C45AH) hugs the western edge of North Yard as it slows to a stop. Coming up alongside is an SUV carrying a fresh crew while the mighty Wasatch Range looks on.
NNRY 93 hisses and smokes in the cold Nevada night air while a railroad employee looks out from the cab of a rotary plow on the adjacent track.
The hard part is over, UP 5723 has crested Soldier Summit and cruises east towards Helper and Price.
UP 1702 conducts yard operations on the north end of UP's Roper Yard. In the background a Utah Railway freight makes its way north.