BNSF East local heads through La Crosse. First stop is Stoddard, WI and from there onto Lynxville, WI. Final stop before returning was East Dubuque, IL to interchange with the CN.
A nice suprise catching an NS GP60 leading a train into La Crosse on the BNSF.
H-GALNTW nears Grand Crossing and a crew change at North La Crosse. Power includes BNSF 5905, 1814, 6163, 8182, 8184, 8132, 8191, 8188, 8183, 8115, 8140.
A suprise engine found sitting in the CP Yard. This engine was picked up by train 487 and eventually headed west across the DM&E Waseca Subdivision to an unknown destination.
Priority Merchandise Train from Northtown - Galesburg heads south through La Crosse. Due to flooding at Savanna, IL this train was parked at East Dubuque, IL for three days. I got the opportunit... (more)
A nice suprise sitting in the BNSF North La Crosse Yard.
What more needs to be said? Three SOO SD60s says it all! A call from a friend got me in position for this shot. Thanks Pat!
A rare merchandise train from Eola to Northtown with an array of power enters single track at La Crosse. Hot on its tail is the Z-CHCPTL.
An Officer's Special heads south through La Crosse with the following passenger cars: Powder River, Colorado River, Flathead River, Bay View, Columbia River and Glorieta Pass.
A rare site with two GPs leading a High-Priority Merchandise train in 2010.
Another beautiful summer evening and another train slowing for a crew change at North La Crosse.
Beautiful late summer evening light highlights the Memphis - Northtown train as it nears single track at Graf.
Train 486 set off a unit at Winona, MN and then had to pick up a unit, DME 6413, off of train 487 at LaCrosse, WI. A matched blue and yellow set headed east for Chicago.
A Milwaukee only model SDL39 rests at La Crosse. After the Soo merger most of the SDL39's went to storage. They were then leased to DME and later found there way to the WC where they gave many yea... (more)
Two EMDs on the hottest Z-train on this portion of the railroad. Nice!