Cando Contracting's Hinton industrial job prepares to head back down to the mill with the largest cut of boxcars I've ever seen this job handle.
On the morning of July 19, 2013, eastbound Canadian National coal train No. 720 soars over Prairie Creek Bridge at Hinton, Alberta.
A pair of museum pieces smoke it up climbing through Hinton with 102 empty sand cars.
CEFX SD38-2s 6056 and 6057 have just brought a cut of outbound loads up the hill out of the Hinton Mill and have about an hour of switching to do off of the Hinton siding on CN's Edson Sub. They'l... (more)
F306's train gets the light at Hinton East and begins to pull behind a trio of Dash 9s.
After meeting train M301 at Hinton, CN detour train F30651 02 departs the siding. This would be the last of the sun on this day as the threatening clouds in the distance would take over shortly af... (more)
One of CN's 8 brand new Tier 4 ES44AC credit units from GE leads train G834 through the siding at Hinton.
3 of GE's finest C44-9Ws, 1 noodle and 2 pumpkins lead a detouring empty BNSF grain train down the main track at Hinton on CN's Edson Sub. The train was primarily made of of leased NOKL hoppers.
After assisting M304 with their work at Hinton, F306's train pulls down the main and will follow them east on the Edson Sub.
Under threatening skies, an empty BNSF grain train detouring over CN from Vancouver, BC to Noyes, MN comes to a stop in the siding at Hinton waiting for traffic ahead to clear.
A trio of Dash 9s lead an empty BNSF grain train over the Prairie Creek trestle on CN's Edson Sub. This train is detouring from Vancouver, BC to Noyes, MN due to ongoing issues on BNSF's Hi-Line S... (more)
CN C40-8 2007 leads detouring BNSF grain train X INBCSN9 28 over the Prairie Creek west of Hinton, AB on CN's Edson Sub. Trailing the CN unit are BNSF 9223, 7868 and 8095.
A trio of (still new, back then) CN ES44ACs prepare to depart the siding at Hinton with an empty coal train.
Wearing CN paint, GTW SD40-2 5933 pulls down the siding at Hinton with a loaded CWR train.
An eastbound Canadian National freight crosses Prairie Creek Trestle just west of Hinton, Alberta, on August 9, 2016.