Train CP 119 heading west past the beautiful Banff Station.
The CPR Training Train
On October 1, 2010, a little boy and his father on the station platform at Banff, Alberta, get a good look at Canadian Pacific’s famed H1b Hudson No. 2816, the “Empress.” The 4-6-4 steam locomotiv... (more)
CP 8580 leads a westbound train near the Banff train station. A portion of the parking lot has a skating rink for the winter.
CP 8956 leads a westbound IMS train at Banff East. There were lots of signs of elk in the area. Luckily I didn't run into any.
CP 8646 and 9369 are two of the four locomotives hauling this long potash train westward through the Canadian Rockies.
CP 9640 leads a westbound loaded grain train at the east end of Banff. Alberta has been having a warmer than usual winter this year. As you can see, there isn't much snow on the ground. I am hopin... (more)