I checked around and CN has had some Soo Line power in Iowa before. Had couple units off the BNSF in run thru grain train power. Now days though this is a rare bird for the CN in Iowa. The unit wa... (more)
North Shore Scenic's restored F7 with Erie Mining 4211 in tow leads a excursion along Lake Superior to Two Harbors. For the afternoon trip back the F9 will be fired up and lead the train home to D... (more)
ex MILW 713
SOO 6037 is stopped alongside BNSF 740 which is on the siding at LeClaire. 740 has spent 24+ hours tied down in the siding and SOO 6037 has instructions to double both trains together. That plan... (more)
Soo Line 4405 leads a NB freight through Minot on the Portal Sub.
Soo 2500A leads Erie Mining F9A 4211 through Duluth's lower downtown area en route back to Union Depot after a nice run to Two Harbors. The retired ore carrier William A. Irvin ( a former U.S. Ste... (more)
An A-A set of F-units (FP7 and F9) ease an excursion train past Duluth's popular Lakewalk along the shore of Lake Superior.
ex MILW 200. SOO detour train on the WC.
A perfect September day along the shore of Lake Superior finds Soo 2500A still shiny from its visit to Spencer leading ore horse Erie Mining F9A 4211 on an excursion to Two Harbors. Note the Natha... (more)
Its a hot summer afternoon in Upstate New York as Railfans Scramble to catch the CSX K418 Bakken Crude oil bound for Seawarren in Northern New Jersey. CSX has been impacted by the recent oil boom... (more)
Soo Line 4-6-0 2645 and Green Bay & Western 2-8-0 49 are greeted by the sun after a brief rain shower in North Freedom, Wisconsin.
The Trail Turn led by SOO 4413 pulls off of the Detroit Lakes subdivision and onto the siding in Plummer connecting to the Bemidji subdivision or "Plummer Line." There are only a few mo... (more)