As the sun sets on National Train Day 2013, Canadian Pacific's Vancouver to Chicago hotshot rolls through Belgrade, Minnesota, passing a maintenance of way caboose stored on the adjacent siding.
Fellow train chaser Bryant Kaden grabs his shot of an eastbound hotshot at it cools its wheels at Murray.
An eastbound behind two GEVOs passes a broken knuckle on the ground on a very pleasant May morning.
The crews of two Canadian Pacific trains exchange greetings as they meet at Murray siding just west of the small town of Belgrade. Both trains were moving for this well timed meet, with the westb... (more)
The rising sun casts a beam of light from behind a cloud bank as a westbound empty oil train waits on the main at Murray for a relief crew out of Glenwood.
The wayfreight pulls a couple of ballast cars past the elevator in Belgrade on a very foggy February morning.
Hold on to your tuque as train 292 comes sailing around a curve west of Belgrade on a day when the windchill was in the -30 to -40 range.
The clouds and snow of the morning and early afternoon hours have given way to a pleasant and sunny evening on the prairie. CP adds to the scene with a nice trio of GP38-2s pulling a westbound gra... (more)
A bright 8900 series GEVO leads a unit crude oil train east on a sunny winter morning.
With the sun at the horizon on nearly the shortest day of the year, an eastbound grain train hustles across the snowy landscape near Belgrade.
Two blue and yellow SD40-2s and CP 6260, a repainted SD60M, lead a loaded ballast train west at Belgrade.
A leafless tree stands in stark contrast to the beautiful colors of a fall sunset as an eastbound Canadian Pacific train nears Belgrade, Minnesota.
A westbound empty potash train with CSX power passes by a pair of combines enjoying some well-deserved rest after another successful harvest.
The sun is just coming over some low clouds as a westbound pulls out of Murray Siding and heads for Glenwood.
CP 8781 does the honors on the head end of a train of windmill tower sections, seen heading east through Belgrade on its way to Minneapolis.