Utah Railway 5006 leads a set of helpers returning to Martin after assisting a Union Pacific coal train over the hill.
Captured just before a big thundershower turned this dry desert community into mud, a Salt Lake City to Denver passenger special arrives at Helper for a crew change. The UP 6936 certainly looks ou... (more)
UP's eastbound manifest train through the Price Canyon at Castle Gate.
The stylish livery of a Kansas City Southern Railway ES44DC slams across D Street crossing on former D&RGW rails at Helper, Utah.
a loaded rail train is heading west out of Helper, UT passing Utah Rwy Jct
The Rio Grande Heritage SD70ACe awaits departure from the former D&RGW yard at Helper, Utah. This northeasterly perspective faces the Helper Canyon area of the rugged Book Cliffs, leading to the f... (more)
It's train time at Helper! At least half a dozen workers are on the ground, prepping the Rio Grande Zephyr for it's 175 mile journey east to Grand Junction, Colorado. Interesting details in this K... (more)
A chance cross, while chasing the eastbound Rio Grande Zephyr from Provo to Helper in March 1982, was with a westbound coal train. Just about to dive under Highway 6 near Colton, 3762, 3379, 3709 ... (more)
By the close of 2007, Rio Grande 5371 was the last original D&RGW locomotive assigned to work out of Helper, Utah. Pictured on New Year's Eve, the oft photographed SD40T-2 awaits a call to duty as... (more)
Various locomotives sit on the servicing tracks at Helper Utah
Rio Grande tunnel motors 5371,5398,5366 are about to depart Helper with an eastbound in the summer of 1990. The units were pretty dirty no doubt due to the numerous trips through all the tunnels o... (more)
A trio of BNSF GE units depart West Helper including a three unit swing helper for the grueling 25 mile climb west up Price Canyon to Soldier Summit.
Utah Railway Company's entrance to Martin Yard features a vintage coal jenny loaded up with lump bituminous from one of the Carbon County area mines.