You know the day is going your way when the IAIS crew stops their engine on the bridge so you can get the over under. Hell they even released their pet hawk as well!
Typical northern Minnesota. Long winding highway with few cars and long and loud ore trains. Cant beat it.
The one and only. The only remaining SF30B stands in rare company, trailing it is a C-424 and M-636.
Where Rail Meets Sail! Erie #4211 is no stranger to the shipping industry, having hauled hundreds of thousands of tons of ore to the dock at Taconite Harbor over the years. Now retired, she sits b... (more)
Congratulations to the CP-SOO Line Twin Ports Terminal Employees for 5 Years Injury Free on September 30th. The day before the "party", 0700 Duluth Job is seen completing their round trip with a n... (more)
From the Arrowhead to the Switch Target to the Maroon, the Missabe is still holding on.
With the brake shoes smoking, the Extra Road Switch heads down Proctor Hill at dusk.
CHS road power brings a cut of cars out onto the mainline.
Of course they had the wrong leader! Spirit Mountain is the signature Missabe shot, and maybe because of that I have not spent much time here. It is the perfect place, however, to show off some ni... (more)
The #2719 hustles The Laker south towards Chicago. But seriously John and Kale are shoveling for their lives.
Rapids Local heads for its namesake with a strike looming in a few hours.
Almost missed this. I love shooting bandits, but there was a nice UP Transfer about to go by. Luckily I had my cake, and ate it too. I stopped and shot the 0700 Superior pulling into the BNSF's 28... (more)
True North Country railroading. In a very rare scene, Northshore Mining heads out to receive passenger cars brought by the CN (Missabe) with big power.
I have always thought these engines wore the BC Rail paint well. Rare leader on the Peg Transfer heading from BNSF's 28th Yard to DW&P (CN) Pokegama Yard.
Are they coming, or are they going?