It's only about 3:30 on a warm 30 degree afternoon, but the sun is already near the horizon as two trains meet at Murray Siding. With a dreary forecast for the next couple of days, this would be ... (more)
As the sun sets on a snowy evening, the Paynesville Sub wayfreight has completed their work in Brooten and is seen hustling toward Murray. Two westbound trains are waiting on them in the siding t... (more)
The H41 wayfreight breaks out of a fog bank and into the bright sunlight on a frosty November morning.
The wayfreight is busy doubling their train off the sidings in Brooten, getting ready to head to Glenwood for the end of their day. Most of the cars picked up here were left earlier in the week t... (more)
The Paynesville Sub wayfreight is working east from Glenwood, again with only two cars. They're pulling into Brooten and will clear the main here to meet a westbound.
The wayfreight once again drew this lone HLCX SD60 for power, seen here heading for Glenwood with 38 more cars than I saw them leave there with two days ago.
An ex-CNW SD60 owned by Helm Leasing has two hoppers in tow as they depart as the east wayfreight from Glenwood.
The wayfreight is up and at 'em on a nice fall morning, lead by a pair of SOO Geeps. They've pulled out of the siding in Brooten where the train sat overnight and are headed to Belgrade to do the... (more)
Two Geeps, one repainted into sparkling CP red, the other retaining its SOO heritage, accelerate toward Belgrade with the Paynesville Sub wayfreight.
The wayfreight rests on the siding in Eden Valley to allow several trains to pass on the main.
A couple of Geeps spend a lazy summer evening on the siding in Brooten.
Storm clouds have cleared and the sun is shining again on the wayfreight tied down on the siding in Brooten.
The Paynesville Sub local has four cars in tow as they head east past a small lake west of Sedan.
A short local heads east through the trees past a field full of snowmobile tracks.
The Paynesville Sub local is pretty much the last sure bet for EMD power on this stretch of the CP, and today's version does not disappoint: an SD40-2 and a bandit GP40 rest after a good day's wor... (more)