Union Pacific's Evanston Local climbs the 1.14% grade east through Echo Canyon with 22 cars on Oct. 21, 2016.
More than half a century ago, the Union Pacific Railroad posed passenger trains in Echo Canyon for publicity photos. On Sept. 14, 2016, a Salt Lake City to Council Bluffs passenger special looked ... (more)
Due to a boiler tube failure on the 844 that lead to precautionary measures on the 3985, Union Pacific SD9043MAC No. 8070 was assigned to assist a short steam special through Echo Canyon, returnin... (more)
A freshly painted GE C41-8W leads an 80 car Yermo to North Platte manifest through scenic Echo Canyon at 07:56 a.m. on June 4, 1994.
A GE C40-8 and four EMD SD40-2s lead an American President Line stack train east through Echo Canyon on Feb. 12, 1994.
UP Streamliner in Echo Canyon
In Oct. 2011, the UP 7912 was repainted in traditional livery without the American flag logo. Here it leads a Milpitas to Kansas City auto train through scenic Echo Canyon the morning of July 25, ... (more)
Due to a stalled QRVNPP on Main 2 in Echo Canyon, UP ran eastbound trains via Main 1 (against current of traffic) via track warrants between Echo and Wahsatch. The hot and well powered ZSCG1-17 zi... (more)
Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 returned to the mighty Wasatch during the fifth leg of its 'Return Home' journey to Cheyenne. The POGGR2-06 is pictured in Echo Canyon approaching Baskin on May 6, 2014.
Now THAT is a plume! Well, admittedly it's overkill, but dramatic nonetheless. UP's world famous 4-8-4 climbs east through Echo Canyon on a sunny October 22, 1978 afternoon. UP President John C. K... (more)
An EMD SD70ACe shoves an Oakland, CA to Marion, AR stack train east on the 1.14% gradient through Echo Canyon.
It is the day after Christmas and trains are back on the move. Here UP's Oakland, CA to Marion, AR stack train climbs the 1.14% grade of the Evanston Sub along the ruby red cliffs of Echo Canyon.
A brand new delivery from EMD leads Union Pacific's Global 3, IL to Long Beach, CA (ICTF) stack train west down the Evanston Sub through Echo Canyon.
On a beautiful springtime afternoon in Echo Canyon, Union Pacific's colorful Global One, IL to Los Angeles, CA stack train rambles west along the rubber tired competition on parallel I-80.
A Union Pacific Cheyenne, WY to Salt Lake City, UT passenger special descends UP's Evanston Subdivision through Echo Canyon. On the point, the largest operating diesel locomotive in the world, an ... (more)