The lone DM&IR-painted SD40-3 eases into Missabe Junction with ore cars for limestone loading.
Clean lease unit leads a short UP transfer to the CP's yard in Duluth.
The crew smokes it up as they travel along the shore of Lake Superior and the lakewalk passing under the historic Fitgers brewery on their way out of town bound for Two Harbors.
Timeless scene in Duluth as "GN 423" crosses the French River Bridge. Wisconsin Great Northern 423 was lettered GN for this special Railfan Weekend event.
"Great Northern 423" (a former C&NW F7 owned by Wisconsin Great Northern, painted GN colors and sporting magnetic GN lettering) crosses over the French River Bridge with a Railfan Weekend excursi... (more)
What a lashup! IC E9A 101 is paired with two F units from the Lake Superior Railroad Museum collection during the 2004 Railfan Weekend event, which featured cab units from various midwest railroa... (more)
On hopper day at Rice's Point, the million dollar view from Skyline Drive.
A study in contrasts as black and white IC 6252 grinds upgrade past maple trees near full color.
CN intermodal train Q196 eases down Steelton Hill after sunrise.
Nowhere to go but up, the grade that is--to Proctor. DMIR SD40-3 begins the climb with empties in tow.
The sumac is in color as a pair of former Qakway SD60s lead Q119 north through western Duluth near sunset.
The afternoon remote job rolls past the recently closed Georgia Pacific mill along Duluth's waterfront. The still-used General Mills Elevator A looms in this distance.
More likea shortline than a tourist railroad, the North Shore Scenic Railroad is seen here bringing 123 of its 1200+ coal cars back out of storage.
Student Engineer Kale McConnell takes lessons from veteran Frank Christopherson as he adjusts his gloves before making an air brake application so that the passengers can get a nice view of the sc... (more)
Crew member protects the reverse move of limestone from Lakehead to Missabe Junction.