CP crews pulled the 6055 out to get it ready for delivery to start its new life at Smart Sand Inc. near Oakdale, WI. Rumored to be ex-EJ&E 650.
I always have to capture classic EMD power while it's still around.
A suprise engine found sitting in the CP Yard. This engine was picked up by train 487 and eventually headed west across the DM&E Waseca Subdivision to an unknown destination.
CP Train 486 backs onto its train after making a pick-up at North La Crosse. The not-so-friendly engineer vested me as they pulled east out of the yard.
Classic SOO power idles in the La Crosse Yard awaiting the next assignment.
A trip down the back road by the CP yard revealed two fawns eating spilled grain. It's been a tough winter for animals in the upper Midwest this year with all the snow, cold and ice. The first f... (more)
As the La Crosse Roadswitcher works in the yard, a pedestrian ignores the lowered gates and flashing lights.
The La Crosse Roadswitch power sits idle in the yard waiting for the next crew to come on duty on Monday.
La Crosse, WI - St. Paul, MN Patrol waits for its crew at La Crosse.
CP Train #588's power sits in the yard until early tomorrow morning when it will head west to St. Paul, MN as Train #589.
St. Paul - Chicago Manifest Train doubling back to its train after making a pick-up in the La Crosse Yard.
Classic EMD power idling in the yard waiting for their next assignment. (Canon EOS20D, 16-35mm f/2.8L USM)