An eastbound grain train makes its way around a bend near Spring Creek in Canmore. The engineer gave me a friendly wave as he went by.
A severe electrical storm has just passed, leaving blue sky and last light on a warm late June evening. This coal train sits at the highest point on the Canadian National Railway system, the Lusca... (more)
Some say the world famous and iconic Morant's Curve is over photographed. With a backdrop like this, I disagree. I didn't quite get the weather conditions I was hoping for, but its hard for this a... (more)
The Bow Valley Parkway is deserted. No cars, no wildlife, just the crunch of old snow underneath the rental car's tires as I make my way south from Lake Louise toward Morant's Curve in the darknes... (more)
Passing through scenic Jasper National Park, eastbound Canadian National train No. 112 rumbles toward Devona, Alberta, near Windy Point on a beautiful July 16, 2013.
Canadian National train No. 301 crosses the Snaring River and passes over through Henry House, Alberta, on July 19, 2013.
CN 2335 rounds the curve onto the causeway at the east end of Swan Landing siding and yard with an 11,000 ft. train 416 manifest freight. The train is just east of Jasper National Park headed towa... (more)
Canadian National train No. 416 curves out of Swan Landing, Alberta, on July 7, 2014. This scenic setting is just east of Brule near the eastern border of Jasper National Park.
Eastbound Canadian Pacific train of covered hoppers.
1887 built 4-4-0 No 29 is plinthed outside the company`s HQ in Calgary.
While I have Alberta on my mind, good time to revisit the 6060. I managed to catch the last trips it made under steam, not just for 2011 but "to date". Info has been scarce on its curr... (more)
With news that many CP red barns are going to a new owner, I'm reminded of the last time I encountered any....when red barns were the staple in Red Deer for local service! 9022 is one of only two... (more)
After meeting train M310 at Hinton, train A417 departs the siding with a blue leader.
Chicago to Prince Rupert train Q191 departs the small town of Wildwood behind a mismatched pair of C40-8Ms.