SOO 6033 and UP 7485 have train CP 2-298 split up and idling in Mahnomen. Apparently the crew of CP 1-298 ran out of hours as of 0800 north of Henning leaving traffic blocked on either side. The... (more)
SOO 6033 leads CP 6248 and UP 7485 over the last few miles of the Noyes subdivision that spans Minnesota's northwest corner connecting Noyes-Lancaster-Lake Bronson-Karlstad-Newfolden-Thief River F... (more)
Former Santa Fe #556 and a BNSF SD40-2 rest on the house track in Longmont, CO after a winter storm delivered some snow through out the morning.
CN L517 is finally about to cross into Minnesota as this sunny but cold day draws to a close.
A Japan Central Railways KiHa 85 Series set departs Takayama with a Hida Express bound for Nagoya.
CN SD75I 5739, CN ES44AC 2813 and BCOL C40-8M 4623 speed towards British Columbia with train Q117.
CN 5663 lead CN 308
Sunrise over McEwen. Although the clouds are breaking off to the east, a mountain snow shower is still depositing light snow over the yard at McEwen, as a pair of freights get ready to head... (more)
After two days of snow, fog and single digit temps Palmer Lake is covered in a layer of "Hoar Frost" as a northbound BNSF empty coal train passes
Southbound BNSF coal load passing Spuce siding
Just ahead of the CN 8102 East, CN 105 tackles the grade with a pair of GE's thundering in notch 8, meanwhile CN 711 awaits at the Humber for one more before heading across.
CN 2336 lead CN 121
CN 308 rumbles across the Boucanée River trestle.
CN L517 was parked on the New Richmond siding for nearly 7 hours today between crews. Thankfully it got underway before sunset to complete the trip to (and beyond) the west end of Minneapolis Sub.
After spending the last 30 minutes chopping ice from the crossing, the crew of Sumpter Valley's Locomotive 19 slowly guides their 1920 Alco product across Saw Mill Gulch Road. The enginee... (more)