A loaded UP coal train has crested the hill south of Coal Creek Jct and is now rolling downgrade around a curve. In the background, Coal Creek Mine can be seen. In the foreground, a tie plate gr... (more)
On a perfectly clear evening, the view from this vantage point is nothing short of spectacular. With shadows lengthening, another trainload of coal makes its way along the BNSF's Orin Subdivision... (more)
The setting sun shines through a few low hanging clouds as an eastbound nears Paynesville.
A westbound empty coal train led by SD60M SOO 6059 waits in the hole at Murray for a new crew as a unit grain train approaches on the main behind a CP GEVO and a SOO SD60.
Two SD40-2s and a Geep power a westbound through Brooten as some maintenance of way equipment and the old elevator look on.
Two Soo Line units haul a dead GE and an empty coal train through a driving rainstorm between Sedan and Glenwood.
Three CSX visitors, including two standard cab Dash 8s, power a westbound grain train around a curve east of Brooten on a sunny Sunday evening.
Around 3 pm on June 6, 8 cars of westbound train 293 derailed at the bridge over the North Fork of the Crow River just west of downtown Paynesville. There were no injuries and no hazardous materi... (more)
A lone GEVO leads train 491 across a rural crossing east of Sedan, MN on a clear late spring evening.
A westbound is underway out of Glenwood Yard, traversing the rolling countryside between Lowry and Farwell on a picture perfect late spring evening.
Two GEs power eastbound train 290 around a curve between Sedan and Brooten. This location is referred to as "The Shoe" by CP crews, thanks to the (now closed) furniture store visible across the h... (more)
A switch crew backs their EMD power across the overpass near the center of the yard in Glenwood.
The conductor of a westbound sitting in the siding at Murray alights from his train to inspect an eastbound grain train that's slowly approaching on the main.
An eastbound Canadian Pacific freight races away from the setting sun as it rounds the curve at MP 110 just a few miles east of Sedan, MN.
The sun is just seconds from disappearing behind a cloud bank as an eastbound freight dashes toward Belgrade behind a CEFX leaser and a SOO SD60.