Milwaukee Road 261 hustles by the REMSA consist and Amtrak Heritage unit #184. An exciting prelude to a fun weekend of steam!
BNSF 8156 idles with the Friends of the 261's consist at MPLS Junction.
As the suns sets casting a golden glow on the city of Red Wing, the DPU of a Dakota oil train catches the last rays of sun on its nose before heading south along the Mississippi River valley on CP... (more)
Amtrak heritage unit #184 pulls the REMSA/LORAM Special westward towards Wayzata, MN where tonights VIPs will detrain for dinner.
BNSF Tier 4 ET44C4 leads a late Empire Builder at MP 331
Eastbound CP train near Kellogg
Westbound DME train near Maple Springs
EMD's latest and greatest demo the SD70ace-T4 at the RSI show in BNSF's northtown yard. Taken before the crowds came storming in.
St Croix Valley's pair of SD45 rebuilds were southbound near Harris heading for a sand loading facility just south of town where they will pick up twenty loads to take north for interchange with B... (more)
Amtraks eastbound Empire Builder was running a little over an hour late passing Lake Pepin adjacent the Mississippi River near Maple Springs
If you think about it, there are actually four DMIR paint jobs you can catch in the Duluth region. In addition to the two out of Proctor in CN service, the North Shore Scenic uses this and sister... (more)
Eastbound CP grain train Minnesota City
On the 20th anniversary of the BNSF merger, the BN logo is still on the sanding tower and some Cascade Green locomotives are still beneath it at Willmar, MN.
A new BNSF GE ET44C4 covers for one of the usual P42DCs on the eastbound Empire Builder seen here beginning the descent down Shot Line Hill in St. Paul.