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Spectacular Spot of the World: The Lucin Cutoff
Remote locations, the former Southern Pacific Causeway over the Great Salt Lake, and lots of excitement about getting there
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Photo ID: 730654

A westbound UP autorack train completes it's crossing of the Great Salt Lake on a beautiful Spring evening at Lakeside.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Lakeside, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5394
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 11, 2019


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By: Grady F. McKinley

Added: Mar 30, 2020

Views: 1,191
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Favorited: 7
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Photo ID: 724754

UP 8753 west with the MNPRVB-15 coming off of the 5 mile long Rambo Fill in the Great Salt Lake onto dry land at Lakeside, Utah.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Not Near Anything, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8753
Train ID: MNPRVB-15
Photo Date: March 17, 2016


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Feb 06, 2020

Views: 2,254
Comments: 1

Favorited: 19

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Photo ID: 720894

UP 8961 has finally got its feet dry on solid land at Lakeside, Utah. The past 32 miles from Little Mountain have been “at sea” crossing the Great Salt Lake. Except for 3 miles of dry land at Prom... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70AH
Location: Lakeside, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8961
Train ID: UELKOE-02
Photo Date: November 05, 2016


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Dec 27, 2019

Views: 6,559
Comments: 2

Favorited: 23

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Photo ID: 661012

The collapse of Tunnel 11 on Union Pacific’s Cascade line in Oregon has resulted in some detours through Utah. I set out to find and shoot some of these detours far from their usual haunts. My fir... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Not Near Anywhere, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5582
Train ID: MHKRV-06
Photo Date: June 09, 2018


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Jun 13, 2018

Views: 3,057
Comments: 0

Favorited: 13

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Photo ID: 644970

Lakeside, Utah is one ugly place. It is where the Union Pacific Lakeside sub reaches dry land after crossing the Great Salt Lake causeway to the west shore. Not a tree in sight; no permanent popul... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Not near anything, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5428
Train ID: Not Known
Photo Date: March 18, 2016


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Jan 17, 2018

Views: 1,931
Comments: 1

Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 610784

Nearing sunset on March 5, 2012, sees an eastbound Union Pacific freight crossing the expansive Great Salt Lake basin, approaching Lakeside, Utah. The train is is dwarfed by the vast size of the b... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Lakeside, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8492
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 05, 2012


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Mar 22, 2017

Views: 2,148
Comments: 1

Favorited: 11
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Photo ID: 595359

I climbed a very steep, rocky ridge right at the west edge of the Great Salt Lake to get some elevation for this shot. I vowed to myself to spend the whole day up there if necessary, and it turned... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Not near anything, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7693
Train ID: WWMHBG-04
Photo Date: November 05, 2016


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Nov 06, 2016

Views: 3,603
Comments: 2

Favorited: 25

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Photo ID: 595330

Seen looking east from the top of a steep, rocky ridge right at the western shore of the Great Salt Lake is UP 8961West with a unit ethanol train. It had appeared many minutes before as a tiny dot... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70AH
Location: Not near anything, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8961
Train ID: UELKOE-02
Photo Date: November 05, 2016


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Nov 06, 2016

Views: 5,498
Comments: 1

Favorited: 56

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Photo ID: 590488

Seen here is westbound Union Pacific train just off of the Rambo Fill segment of the Great Salt Lake Causeway in western Utah passing in front of Strongs Knob. It is the UP 5229 west with the ZSKD... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70M
Location: Near Delle, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5229
Train ID: ZSKDLP-02
Photo Date: September 04, 2016


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Sep 25, 2016

Views: 1,664
Comments: 0

Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 588313

Union Pacific's 7679 east is just about finished with its trip across seemingly endless mud flats and salt pans of the Great Salt Lake Desert as it approaches Lakeside, Utah. The last 58 miles fro... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Near Delle, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7679
Train ID: QRVNPP-02
Photo Date: September 04, 2016


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By: Dick Ebright

Added: Sep 07, 2016

Views: 1,728
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 572685

A day spent at Lakeside is often a day of lengthy pauses briefly punctuated by a passing train or maybe an off-roader. Only 4 trains had passed this day as the sun sank below the horizon, but a di... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Lakeside, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 19, 2016


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By: Ken Kuehne

Added: Apr 11, 2016

People's Choice 3

Views: 9,472
Comments: 8

Favorited: 98

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Photo ID: 554911

An eastbound Union Pacific freight is on the long trek across Great Salt Lake at Lakeside, Utah, on March 5, 2012. A 12-mile wood trestle used to carry the railroad straight across the lake, but d... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Lakeside, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7819
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 05, 2012


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Nov 17, 2015

People's Choice 4

Views: 14,246
Comments: 11

Favorited: 83
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Photo ID: 529407

An eastbound heads across the Great Salt Lake as a westbound lead by 5271 and a DPU pushing on the rear comes off the lake. On the former Southern Pacific causeway.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Lakeside, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5271
Train ID: KMNOA
Photo Date: September 10, 2010


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By: Steve Ellis

Added: May 02, 2015

Views: 4,765
Comments: 1

Favorited: 19

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Photo ID: 523407

A steam-powered passenger train crosses the Great Salt Lake via the causeway in a leaded glass window at the former Union Pacific passenger station in Salt Lake City, Utah. This is, as I understa... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: Leaded Glass Window
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 15, 2015


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By: Craig Walker

Added: Mar 17, 2015

Views: 2,615
Comments: 4

Favorited: 15

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Photo ID: 503203

A 112 car manifest cruises along the Great Salt Lake Causeway. From my mountain top perch the smell of this great salty inland sea smells almost the same as being ocean side in California. The v... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Lakeside, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 2014


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By: Jason Cary

Added: Oct 22, 2014

Views: 2,382
Comments: 0

Favorited: 15
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