You wouldn't know it was a nice sunny day today... This past summer was a particularly bad one when it came to smoke from hundreds of forest fires in the area. Nevertheless, the trains pressed on,... (more)
Brand new CN ES44AC 3812 brings up the rear of Prince Rupert-Chicago train Q198, eastbound at Henry House.
L513, the Edson Sub's do whatever, whenever wayfreight, climbs towards the yard at Jasper to put their train away.
CN SD75Is 5779 and 5704 lead 100 loads of crude oil from the Big Sky Railway in Saskatchewan west on CN's Edson Sub. They're destined for the BNSF in Vancouver, BC who will take them to Tacoma, WA... (more)
Grain empties head through English on the north track of CN's Edson Sub. CN SD75I 5676 and C40-8 2015 lead the way.
Ex-GO Transit leader. CN 9677 is the highest numbered GP40-2 variant acquired by CN and the last ex-GO unit acquired (ex-GOT 710). Here it leads the Pointe St-Charles Switcher as it switche... (more)
While heading to Munger from Proctor, MN to catch a shot of a westbound CN manifest, I detoured onto Jeffrey Rd. to look for a shot. This is a blind crossing requiring care in checking for rail tr... (more)
A loaded grain train pulls across the somewhat frozen Mississippi River between Dubuque and East Dubuque as they wait for a signal from the BNSF dispatcher to head east on the Aurora Sub. I wander... (more)
Once a connection and diamond between the IC and M&St.L, this gate at Tara stood the test of time (Lot longer than I thought).....Unfortunately on August 9, 2018, the gate was retired after the CN... (more)
After being used in the 'steel challenge' at Exporail (where teams of twenty people competed to see who could pull it the furthest), MLW RS-18 CN 3684 is parked, with M-420W SLQ 3569 nearby.
CN 5652 & CN 2269 are the power on CN X321, seen passing Dorval Station just as the sun comes out after a downpour. This as-needed train originates at Southwark Yard and often lifts more cars at C... (more)
Under a smoke filled sky, SD40-2(W)s 5267 and 5358 head east on the Rosetown Sub with Kindersley to Saskatoon train L540.
A well weathered CN SD75I 5680 and C40-8 2018 lead Sarnia bound M331 through London Junction.
Extra manifest from MacMillan Yard in Toronto heads west on the Dundas Sub passing through London.
CN C44-9W 2583 leads train M302 past the abandoned grain elevator at Asquith, SK.