Conductor Chris sticks his head out of the cab of CP 6038 heading a 581 through Winona.
660 winds past Bass Camp with a classic pair of Soo SD60's.
Running at restricted speeds, 283 crawls up the main at Homer. Meanwhile train 170 is just entering the east end of the siding. Sure is great to see a pair of nice looking SD60's together.
After spending over 4 hours waiting for 636 to leave town, 487 was finally able to get on the DM&E connection at Tower CK. Today DM&E 6081, 6359, and IC&E 6100 have the honors of leading 487. I wi... (more)
With no meet at Minnesota City, the hogger kicks his pair of Dash-2's up another notch as they race westward on train #271.
A somewhat rare decent looking Dual Flag SD40-2, 6001, along with CP 5963 make good time through Winona on 499-20 late in the day. Sure was nice to see some SD40-2 is great evening light!
Eight Dash 2's swing through Tower CK on train #277, only minutes before sundown.
After a rail gang cleared up at Minnesota City, this westbound copied some track to proceed up Stockton Hill. Only a few more months remain for the slew of leasers of the CP, so get them while you... (more)
IC&E 6442, CITX 2796, and CITX 3080 head a 21 car 171 up the River Sub.
A thick fog begins to lift at the exact moment 486 reaches Tower CK with a classic blue and yellow trio. Somedays it all comes down to timing.
A nice EMD powered consist heads coal empties out of Winona on a lovely June afternoon.
A trio of Dash-2's cough out some smoke, trying to get a 9,000 foot 281 back up to track-speed after a meet at Homer.
A pure CSXT SD50 is on the point of loaded coke train 800. sure was getting tricky to snatch nose-light at this time of day.
With the throttle open wide, train 660 screams through Minnesota City. Notice the friendly wave from the engineer.