What became America's sweetheart as a holdout from joining Amtrak, D&RGW's westbound "Rio Grande Zephyr" was just doing its thing delighting passengers in remote and rugged Gore Canyon, Colo. on ... (more)
OSRX 6508 and 378 head down as light power for Ingersoll where they will lift Cami and head east to Woodstock.
1401 is still active on the roster, but rarely strays from Ogden. Sometimes used as backup power for 2816...but we all know how that program has been lately...
With a classic A-B-A power consist, the Royal Canadian rolls into Calgary at a leisurely speed. There's only 9 or 10 miles left before its passengers disembark at the Palliser Hotel.
A pair of first generation EMD units speed through Ingersoll as light power for Cami.
Only on OSR will you find an FP9 and a high hood GP7 together on daily revenue freight service. Both units are running around a short section of mixed freight from Tillsonburg and will work Cami b... (more)
As Eldon and Phil bring the 12:30 Dessert train up off the Des Moines River bridge, the Des Moines YMCA camp sits quiet, awaiting children to spend time to make friends once they arrive.
After meeting the steam special just north of the Des Moines River, here the Southbound Picnic Train led by GMD FP9A #6540 painted in a CNW Commemorative Scheme rolls on through the YMCA Camp on t... (more)
The winter on 95-96 was extremely bad in the Sault Ste. Marie area and WC resorted to desperate measures to keep trains operating. This Extra called out of Steelton for Hawk Junction was just one ... (more)
The Big Event. The High Iron Company and Pan Am Systems teamed up to operate an excursion over the former Boston & Maine. Here we see the consist rolling west past the former site ... (more)
In the bright morning sun, Keokuk Junction 1752 and 1750 make a stop at a rural crossing outside of Canton, IL. The train is a special Santa train that runs between Peoria and Canton, IL.
The Celebrity. Even though this old CN veteran is no longer dragging tourists over Crawford Notch in front of railfans' cameras, she's still a celebrity in her new life as Pan Am's ... (more)
High Iron Travel's Passenger Extra passes the old tower at the eastern end of the East Deerfield Yard.