A spring snowstorm is getting well underway as a lengthy westbound struggles to make it the last few miles into Glenwood. This is only the second CN leader I've ever seen along here.
A U-789 loaded at the west load out pocket at U.S. Steel's Minntac taconite plant travels through Sparta on the CN Iron Range Sub. on the way to Two Harbors, MN.
A E-Rail that was parked at Biwabik rolls through Fayal on the CN Iron Range Sub as the snow tapers off. This train will load 195 cars with taconite pellets from the U.S. Steel Minntac plant and ... (more)
After leaving the yard at Biwabik, MN, a very long 195 car ore train rolls through Jones behind CN 8960 and CN 2674 heading for a rolling meet shortly with a more conventional 135 car ore train th... (more)
This late afternoon stack train is making its way south over the elevation through Lomira as the sun sets and offers some golden light.
A pair of CN Dash 8s lead a freight into the siding at Alma Illinois.
CN 2653, CN 5263 and CN 2322 are eastbound through Lac-aux-Sables with CN 368 on the scenic Lac St-Jean sub on a beautiful but frigid morning. For more train photos, click more)
The 508 turn makes its way back down Byron Hill to return to Shops Yard after dropping off its daily load of boxcars to Quad Graphics in Lomira.
This stack train adds some color, as it begins the climb up Byron Hill, to an otherwise bland early spring scene in rural Wisconsin farm country.
Early on a frigid spring morning CN 451 passes the mileboard to Huntsville with GEXR 3030 in the mix for a bit of extra color. The freshly painted GP40-2L(W) is heading for the Ontario Northland's... (more)
Southbound at Race ST. in city in late afternoon.
Southbound below city.
The L509 is in the midst of its trip to East Morris with an SD70I and a former UP C40-8. CN recently purchased another batch of UP's C40-8's, but due to a power shortage, they brought them into se... (more)
CN 413 heads across the CP Parry Sound trestle
Southbound leaving city in late afternoon.