The Rapid City, SD, to Huron, SD, freight train is pulling hard right now as they climb the eastbound ruling grade of Wall Hill. Sometimes heavy trains will double here, but today these 4 SD40's a... (more)
The Rapid City, SD, to Huron, SD, freight train is doing work at Wall off the siding. This crew went to work at 5am and Rapid City for the trip to Philip today that will take about 10 hours to ma... (more)
The Black Hills in Western South Dakota is a pretty quite far away place from the normal busy crowded places. Here 570, the Rapid City, SD, to Huron, SD, freight goes about their business at a 10 ... (more)
The Huron, SD, to Rapid City, SD, freight train rolls west with 70 cars towards next crew change at Philip. This train left Pierre at 09:40, and in 5 hours has only traveled 50 miles. This end of ... (more)
The Huron, SD, to Rapid City, SD, freight train rolls west with 70 cars towards next crew change at Philip. With new management on the CP, things have been cut back on the DM&E causing trains to r... (more)
The Huron, SD, to Onida, SD, local has stalled out between Highmore and Holabird. Now the crew ties onto the 2nd cut of the train to pull it up to Highmore to put the train together and head east.... (more)
The PRC Sub is known for its long sections of 10mph railroading. Here 570 pokes along at 10mph as it passes one of the many small communities that have abandon buildings and houses from a time lon... (more)
The Rapid City, SD, to Huron, SD, freight train is working hard to get the 65 car train up the ruling grade of Wall Hill in western South Dakota. The train crosses one of many wooden bridges on th... (more)
Weyerhaeuser Timber Co. 2-6-6-2T #110, now in tourist service on the Black Hills Central Railroad, is seen in this pacing shot taken at dusk.
As CP 6048 takes on switching duties in the late afternoon at Lincoln St, the CP paint next to a DME grain car with a Wheat Growers elevator towering above shows the progress of railroading in the... (more)
This veteran SD40-3 receives some attention prior to working the turn to Crawford later that evening.
Power at shop. On property with permission
Empty rock train returning to Dell Rapids SD awaiting yard crew.
Taking on water in Keystone.
A Soo Line SD60 rests near the former C&NW roundhouse in Rapid City.