Finding a drift was pretty difficult as it was still snowing and the plows were still waiting it out. One road just north of Alex had just gotten cleared when the 491 made a mess of things. This... (more)
Heading for Canada, an autorack & intermodal train speeds up the river with a colorful consist.
One locomotive still has little problem keeping this intermodal train rolling through Maple Lake at track speed of 40 mph.
A single GE is in charge of a Vancouver to Chicago intermodal train as it gets up to track speed out of Glenwood.
D&H Train 252 heads south at Schenevus, NY.
D&H Train 252 passes some rural scenery that is the trademark of this famous line as it heads south through Unadilla, NY.
An eastbound waits for a new crew on one of the yard tracks at Glenwood East. The second unit is Red River Valley & Western 2002, a GP20C.
A 50-degree day has the snow melting in Wisconsin. The result is mushy roadbed conditions over the frozen tundra necessitating a few slow orders on both the CP and nearby UP Adams sub. The loca... (more)
Waiting in the siding for CP 106 (9709 E) with some beautiful fall colors in the background.
A twin pair of Canadian Pacific's finest make easy work of this 6,000' manifest train on it's way to Chicago, IL.
The -30 degree windchill may partly explain a daylight sighting of 139 east of Galt.
Just a few weeks old!
Priority Train from Bensenville to IMS Coquitlam/Deltaport heads west through La Crosse with a brand new GEVO in the lead.
For the 9th order of modern widecab GEs, the CP opted for the AAR control stand. Here's brand-new No. 8782 in Glenwood, MN, just three weeks out of the GE factory at Erie, PA. Note the teapot!
A brand new GEVO, which was delivered earlier this month is making track speed under dramatic storm clouds.