The power for 170s train idles in the yard next to the wrecked CP 8869, which was involved in a derailment last October in British Columbia.
An eastbound manifest kicks out a lot of heat as they cruise east for a meet with 497 at Hoffman.
An old warbonnet powers up as it leads a westbound manifest through the new Hwy 12 corridor.
RP.net contributor Bryant Kaden sets up for his shot of eastbound coal loads at KO Junction.
Grain empties for Ulen, MN make the slow trip north as RP.net contributor Bryant Kaden grabs his shot in the small town of Hitterdal. To view Bryant's shot: Railroad: BNSF RailwayLocomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)Location: Hitterdal, Minnesota, USALocomotive #: BNSF 4074Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: May 31, 2010
A faded 70MAC is in charge of coal empties from Becker, MN that were pulled from the yard in Staples.
The sun makes an appearance in Hawley as coal empties from Xcel Energy cruise west.
A second westbound leaves the siding at Murray after waiting for 490 to finish its work in Brooten.
After a long wait in the hole at Murray for 490 (seen in the background), this manifest is back on the move.
Behind a pair of EMDs, 290s train is just a few miles from the yard in Glenwood and the end of this crew's trip.
A set of GE twins head east after meeting a short 497 at Hoffman.
An all EMD consist smokes it up as they tug a loaded ballast train up the hill out of Barrett.
A load ballast train, with an all EMD consist, crawls through the siding next to the eastbound 298.
Heading for a meet at Hoffman.
Manifest from Alberta leaves the elevator in the small town of Tenney behind as it heads east toward Glenwood.