We're in the hole(siding)at Voltz for Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha with the Valley(Chicago/Wausau Freight.) The Fireman on #9 hangs out to give a hardy wave for the camera.
We're on the west end of the Reeseville Marsh with two units as a train is being shoved through the flooded marsh to us. Once the head end gets out of the flood waters will go down and tie on and ... (more)
Eastbound C&NW crummy just east of Oxford,WI..
A CN Tier 4 leads M346 south through North Duplainville.
CP 9827 leads CP 581 west out of downtown Milwaukee.
The Reeseville marsh is flooding so all the Lacrosse Division trains are detouring via the Madison branch. Our crew is deadheading home on an eastbound and were in the fourth unit going around the... (more)
Extra CR 3035 West meet Extra 6807 East at Clyman. Extra CR 3035 West take siding.
CP train 470 heads east across the Wisconsin River at Wisconsin Dells.
We're stopped just east of Watertown on the Fast Ford. There were only two times that I remember having MOPAC power once on the beast with covered wagons and this time with an SD. They were nothin... (more)
On a gloomy new years day one of the two SW600's built for the Chicago & NorthWestern switches the paper mill in Rothschild WI. The Packers helmet fits well with the NorthWestern's paint scheme.
Ore trains meet on the C&NW at Clyman Junction.