2022 Boiler Wash Days

Maintaining 1860’s technology has not changed much and the same painstaking maintenance and the reliability of this technology are still issues today. The schedule below details when the Jupiter and No. 119 will not be accessible to the public.
 

Summer 2022 Locomotive Boiler Wash Schedule

Locomotive

Boiler Wash Date

Return to Service **

Jupiter

Tuesday, May 24 Wednesday
2:00 pm, May 25

No. 119

Tuesday, May 31 Wednesday
2:00 pm, June 1

Jupiter

Tuesday, June 21 Wednesday
2:00 pm, June 22

No. 119

Tuesday, June 28 Wednesday
2:00 pm, June 29

Jupiter

Tuesday, July 19 Wednesday
2:00 pm, July 20

No. 119

Tuesday, July 26 Wednesday
2:00 pm, July 27

Jupiter

Tuesday, August 16 Wednesday
2:00 pm, August 17

No. 119

Tuesday, August 23 Wednesday
2:00 pm, August 24

Jupiter

Tuesday, September 13 Wednesday
2:00 pm, September 14

No. 119

Tuesday, September 20 Wednesday
2:00 pm, September 21

Jupiter

Tuesday, October 11 Wednesday
2:00 pm, October 12

No. 119

Tuesday, October 18 Wednesday
2:00 pm, October 19

** Return to Service times and dates subject to change based on mechanical issues.
Call Visitor Center to check, 435-471-2209 ext: 0

 
Person sitting inside the Jupiter smokebox, cleaning it with a brush. Boiler tubes can be seen behind him.
One of the jobs of a boiler wash is cleaning off the built up soot in the smokebox.

NPS Photo

Last updated: February 14, 2022

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Brigham City , UT 84302

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