Urban Salt Lake City from the 13th south over pass. In my quest to capture some local action, with standard cabs. GP15-1 UPY 613 and UP 578 with the Chevron local are nearing Salt Lake Cities Rope... (more)
No one was happy, when a freshly shopped SP 7308 was added to the front end of the 4449 Daylight for its trip over Tehachapi. There were a lot of angry railfan's that day. But looking at the pictu... (more)
First shot of the new year. I was busy pulling Christmas lights off my house. When this guy blew a shave and a hair cut, at the west Lakepoint crossing. I hoped in the car and hurried over to Erda... (more)
Looking a little like a steam engine that has trip it popoff valve or blowing it's steam whistle. Utah Railway 2006 is given the illusion by the refinery in the back ground in Salt Lake Cities Nor... (more)
UPY 661 and 578 are in charge of the Chevron local. They have just finished up at the Chevron refinery. And will soon back into Flying J.
UPY 661 and 578 work the Chevron local on the north end of Salt Lake City. The red rock background is the Hughes Rock Quarry. If you squint hard enough, maybe you can picture these two units weari... (more)
Back when Soldier Summit was much cooler. A helper set lead by DRGW 5365 cuts off from a train, lead by a new Southern Pacific C44-9W 8161. With DRGW 3094 with a hot shot coming up the right side.... (more)
Even though we are in a whole different valley. The Wasatch mountain range provides a nice backdrop for UP 5339, 4873, 5423 at Lofgreen, Utah.
UP 5339, 4873, 5423 are just a grinding it out, on a giant fill at Pehrson, on the Lynndyl Subdivision.
Just enough power, this portion of the line is a pretty good climb. Rolling along at around 20 miles an hour, it's not a very long train, but it must be heavy. I think it's the MOGWC.
With some fresh snow this week, I decided to run out this morning, to see if I could catch a train. UP 5339, 4873, 5423 lead a westbound manifest on the Lynndyl Subdivision.
An afternoon stock train rumbles through the Tooele Valley.
Union Pacific SD70AH's 8923 and 9086 rumble across the American Falls bridge.
After banging around cars in the middle of Burley, Idaho for a considerable time. The Eastern Idaho Burley local speed off for the Southern edge of town with these five mechanical refers.
I've been really wanting to get some shots of the Eastern Idaho in action. I ended up in American Fall with a UP train Saturday morning. I decided to drive another 40 miles in hopes the Eastern Id... (more)