NPR 3502 and a four pack of former UP tunnel motors wait for CP 299 to clear the Thief River Falls yard before entering and retrieving empty grain hoppers for the elevators along the Wheat Line in... (more)
Coming off a bridge in the snow. A longer than usual CP 253 (118 cars) is coming off the CP bridge over the St-Lawrence river with CEFX 1039 & CP 7305 as power as some now falls on the firs... (more)
Commuters head home as they cross the Mississippi River just after sunset as the city comes alive with lights.
A long train of high wide loads crosses the frozen Nemadji River as it heads south for the cities and points west.
Train 1001 with PL42AC at the point is heading West by Lake Hoptacong station stop on the Port Morris lead on a cold Winters day. This train will only lay over f... (more)
Loading the baggage car. Most VIA trains on the Windsor-Quebec City corridor do not feature checked baggage, but select trains do. Here baggage is loaded one of these trains (VIA 63) at Dor... (more)
A bit more snow. VIA 62 is crossing the Lachine Canal on its way to Montreal's Central Station as a bit more snow falls. In the foreground is the ice and snow covered Peel Basin.
Train crews aren't the only ones who have to deal with mother natures dealings. After a storm dropped fresh snow, a Minnesota Commercial crew is hard at it at St. Anthony clearing snows from the s... (more)
Happy New Years! Rapids Local thunders through fresh powder onto the the New Year! Hopefully the crew will be home before that though!
Destined for warmer climates, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 dashes through blizzard conditions as it traverses Canyoncito, NM on a brutally cold winter afternoon.
Laden with coal, UP 5632 groans up the eastern slopes of Soldier Summit on its way to Utah Valley and on. Further back, and out of frame, three units provide mid-train assistance and a lone helper... (more)
The hard part is over, UP 5723 has crested Soldier Summit and cruises east towards Helper and Price.
Engine 481 brings the Cascade Canyon train on the home stretch south through the Animas River Valley. Today, the train is extra long with 12 cars full of happy holiday travelers.
Lettered for the "Polar Express", engine 481 charges up the grade at Hermosa with an extra long 12 car train full of happy holiday travelers.
After the storm. The day after 39 centimetres of snow fell in Montreal, CN 149 is seen ready to leave the Port of Montreal with CN 2520 & CN 2605 as power.