Amtrak's Empire Builder slows for a stop at North La Crosse, WI behind a former CBQ/BN E8A, a pair of X-GN Fs, and a former NP F. Prior to May 1971, the E unit was a common visitor to La Crosse, b... (more)
A former Southern Pacific C44AC glows in the late evening sun as it leads loaded frac sand train MALMCS westward. These heavy sand trains were fun to watch since they usually had a set of four big... (more)
Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha at track speed westbound through Elm Grove,WI..
We've just arrived Columbus,WI. on the Empire Builder with two brand new SDP40F's on their first trip west. I'm Firing for Milwaukee Road Engineer John Schwab so while he waits for the Conductors ... (more)
On a dreary day before Halloween, Amtrak's Empire Builder pulls into North La Crosse behind a trio of former Great Northern Fs, looking much like pre-Amtrak. This train would take me to Chicago fo... (more)
MILW #147 crests Lake Hill on a beautiful Winter day in 1986. Lake Hill was deceptively steep, sometime requiring helper units to make it up the hill. The tower in the background was eventually bu... (more)
Crossing the Sheboygan River in Sheboygan Falls, C&NW 4287 crawls thru town at walking speed. Once part of a thru line to Fond Du Lac, it was systematically cut back to Kohler, only to be partiall... (more)
Both the 5 and the 6 are in the House One circle. They both must be in for truck work as there both on dolly trucks while their six axle trucks are worked on.
Amtrak's Empire Builder about to cross Hy P a couple miles east of Portage.
Veteran's unit #42 leads Amtrak #339 thru Franksville on a gorgeous summer day in July.
Amtrak's Empire Builder makes its station stop at Portage,WI..
Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha roars into Portage eastbound for its station stop on the way to Chicago.