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!
Thanks to CP for bringing back the SOO SD-60s and giving me a reason to go trackside these days!
Soo 6049,6020,CP5908,5551,5522,5502 lead train 428 uphill away from the Mississippi River valley at Medary. The trailing three CP SD40's were shut down and I was told by the crew they were headed ... (more)
G72 is seen sorting out a cut of cars using the siding at La Crosse.
Hot shot 199 passes the Amtrak Depot in La Crosse.