Heavy snowfall limits visability for the crew bringing empty sand hoppers up the Chippewa Falls Sub through Eau Claire to deliver to the Wisconsin Northern.
Construction is underway for the new frac sand processing plant that borders the Wisconsin Northern railroad in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. The large plant that is now in operation can be seen here... (more)
Here you can see the famous Japanese Maple Tree, the only one in Wisconsin.
The scientific mumbo jumbo. Acer palmatum, called Japanese Maple or Smooth Japanese Maple is a species of woody plant ... (more)
Rondout Tower operator hands off orders via hoop in the rain to a Canadian Pacific freight heading south into Chicago.
A huge Canadian Pacific train led by ex-Soo Line GP38-2 crosses a long (long for Madison) causeway bridge across a marshy area. This to me is a perfect end of winter kind of day as a light mist fi... (more)
An inbound Metra passenger train glides into Chicago OTC (Ogilvie Transportation Center) on a fairly clear night. The Chicago and North Western Railway built the station in 1911. The tracks below ... (more)
Glowing green windows flashing by as an outbound Metra train takes the tight curve out of Chicago Union Station.
The forests of northern Minnesota streak by as Soo Line GP30 number 700 rides the rails north along the north shore of Lake Superior.
Norfolk Southern heritage unit 8099 pushes coal loads through Welch, West Virginia.
The crew that operated Soo Line 2719 pose for a portrait at the end of the day at the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in Duluth, MN.
Soo Line 700 does track speed north of Duluth, Minnesota along the north shore of Lake Superior.
Wisconsin Northern 1500 shines from a thunderstorm bath that has just passed through. The setting sun now shines through an opening bathing the power in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin along with creati... (more)
A Norfolk Southern coal train creeps forward as it gets loaded with at the Eckman coal loadout in West Virginia.
Heavy fresh snow coats everything in white besides the armour yellow Union Pacific locomotive near Fairchild, Wisconsin.
Union Pacific 1495's head light cuts through the blizzard like conditions in Altoona, Wisconsin. The yard job can also be seen working.