A Balfour Beatty ballast cleaner working with a Canadian Pacific tie replacement gang creeps along just west of MP 110 between Brooten and Sedan. They're waiting for a few tamping machines to fin... (more)
A nice bright 9300 series unit leads an eastbound across the thawing Minnesota prairie on a chilly spring morning.
The sun is rising on a cold winter morning, setting the eastern sky ablaze as a westbound for Winnipeg nears Glenwood.
A repainted SD60 and the only ICE unit still in IMRL colors lead a westbound toward Glenwood on a frigid afternoon.
Three red SD40-2s make a fine sight on a clear winter day as they hustle east out of Glenwood with train 498.
An early December sunrise glints off of the sides of a westbound empty coal train just west of Sedan. One unit is usually all the CP assigns to empty coal trains through here, so it was a surpris... (more)
The state land west of Sedan provides a nice vantage point from which to view a westbound CP train not long after sunrise.
On a pristine summer morning, two blue leasers lead Canadian Pacific train 290 east across the farmland of west central Minnesota.
An eastbound freight just underway from Glenwood accelerates out of a fiery summer sunset.
A mixed consist leads a short 497 toward Glenwood.
A unit crude oil train curves by MP 110 on its way across Minnesota on a sunny spring morning.
An appropriate ending to National Train Day 2012: an eastbound unit oil train blasts out of a perfect sunset at Sedan, MN.
Train 290 sweeps around the curve at MP 110 on a gorgeous spring morning.
A break in the clouds allows some nice late afternoon sun to fall on this westbound as it heads for Glenwood behind a newer GEVO.
A pair of CSX units lead a solid train of CSX system hoppers toward Glenwood. This is just the second time I've caught CSX power leading a train through here.