Meet at Portage Jct..
Adam Farence Photo
We're stopped eastbound at Portage Jct. on the Thunderhawk. I get a chance to get a shot of one of the GP40's that replaced the four that were wrecked in Okauchee back in 1968. The 2068-2071 were ... (more)
We're climbing Brookfield Hill on the westbound track between Elm Grove and Brookfield,WI.on the Milwaukee Road's Chicago-Tacoma mainline. As you look out the Engineer's windshield you see westwar... (more)
We're on top of the tender of the Southern 4501 on the head end of the Old Milwaukee Circus Train coming up out of the Rock River sag just east of Ixonia,WI.approaching Oconomowoc from the west ab... (more)
A detouring Empire Builder crosses over at Ferryville,WI.on the Burlington Northern RR.....Adam Farence Photo.
We're standing on what was not long ago the Milwaukee Road's Fox River drawbridge at Portage Jct.. Now the Soo Line has purchased the Milwaukee and the trains are still rolling. The last few years... (more)