A nice looking grain train grinds through Medicine Lodge behind an uncharacteristic, but welcome power set-up.
A mixed bag of power, including CN SD75I 5715, CN C40-8M 2437 and CN GP38-2W 4766 slow towards a stop signal at English with M303's freight.
A rail train for CN's Albreda Sub sits quietly in track 3 at Jasper awaiting a crew, as it has done for the past week due to a crew shortage.
CN ES44DC 2311 leads a loaded Canpotex potash train west on the Albreda Sub. This train originated at the Alwinsal Mine in Saskatchewan and is heading to the Port of North Vancouver.
CN SD60Fs 5543 and 5527 lead M347 down the main at snowy Entrance, AB.
I'll go out on a limb and say that this is the first time that an IC GP38-2 has lead a train across CN's Edson Sub. With that out of the way, IC GP38-2 9638 leads a strange looking "TEST" train we... (more)
Q111 prepares to knock down the signal at the east end of Pedley. Yesterday, the entire 235.7 mile Edson Sub received between 10-20 inches of snow, making for some nice photos!
Prince George-Winnipeg train M304 gathers speed climbing towards the double track at Dalehurst. Yesterday, the entire 235.7 mile Edson Sub received between 10-20 inches of snow, making for some ni... (more)
After a nice dumping of fresh white powder the night before, the sun decides to show its face just in time as M347's train cruises away from the double track at Dalehurst.
The Frac Sand business sure is booming in North America, and in the Province of Alberta, it's no different. CN C40-8M 2406 and IC SD70 1024 climb through Medicine Lodge with a very healthy cut of ... (more)
Last night's dump of 16 inches of snow or better slowly starts to disappear as the sun makes it's first appearance in a few days. G843's 102 cars train with a nice leader takes no notice as it cli... (more)
Still quite new, 3 of CN's ES44ACs await a crew to take them and their coal empties towards the loadout at Leyland, AB.
A short M309 gets up to speed after a brief crew change at the increasingly busier location of Edson, AB
With a solo SD60F on the point, G846's 100 grain empties sit tight behind A412 who are both waiting to get into Edson to change crews.
Chicago-Robert's Bank train Q119 catches the last rays of sun on this day, as it speeds away from the double track at Dalehurst on the Edson Sub.