The Hoosier State (At Rest)
4137, 4135, and their train quietly sit on a warm July evening. The next morning they'll be on their way to Chicago under the symbol 851. So far this ha... (more)
The Hoosier State heads north through Dolton with its matching trainset.
Business Class on Iowa Pacific's Hoosier State is the place to be, as it offers a view like no other on any Amtrak Ran passenger service in the United States. The Hoosier State departs Chicago Uni... (more)
Amtrak's Hoosier State P851, contracted to Iowa Pacific Holdings, cruises northbound across the Wabash River on CSX's Monon Line north of Lafayette, IN.
This was a fun chase in the middle of winter, IP dressed up their classy train for blast from the past.
You can almost hear Steve Goodman or Arlo Guthrie singing in the background as IPH and NRHS Memphis Chapter recreate a small portion of the famed "City Of New Orleans", with 515 dressed ... (more)
A On-Time Hoosier State doesn't waste time leaving Union Station.
Illinois Central 4023 which is actually Iowa Pacific 515 sit idle on display at Central Station in Memphis, TN for National Train Day hosted by The Memphis Trolley and Railroad Museum.
On June 3, 2016, High Iron Travel's Front Range Explorer special traveled north from Denver, Colorado along BNSF's Front Range Subdivision to Cheyenne, Wyoming to its next stop of Gillette,... (more)
'The City of Grenada' arrives into its namesake town after just crossing the Yalobusha River behind a pair of Iowa Pacific Holdings E8(A)'s masquerading as Illinois Central locomotives. The excurs... (more)
The Hoosier State heads north with an almost matched consist of Illinois Central orange and chocolate. Almost matched, with one notable exception...
After a final check of the train, the crew of the "City of Grenada" photo charter/excursion prepares to board after all passengers are settled in.
A grouping of Iowa Pacific's E8 fleet was showing lots of Illinois Central heritage as they sat around the Bensenville facility awaiting their next move.
Iowa Pacific Holdings 515 leads an excursion train into Janesville, WI on it's way to Madison, WI.