Commonly referred to by locals as the (singular) Budd car, VIA 186 makes a brief station stop at Cartier before quickly running off the last few miles into Sudbury.
Waiting for the morning departure to the Nickel City.
Via's "Lake Superior" kicks up dust as it passes through the very hot & humid forests of Northern Ontario and crests the ruling grade at O'Brien continuing eastward bound for Sudbury. Ironically, ... (more)
The crew of VIA's "Lake Superior" brings their train back to the shop after this trip. The car on the left VIA 6215, is waiting for the others to clear so it can be added to the consist for the ne... (more)
Via Rail's "Lake Superior" prepares to depart White River bound for Sudbury some 9 hours down the line.
VIA 6250 trails VIA 6205, as they run through the S-curve at Sprecher.
Passengers unload their baggage from the only remaining RDC-4 left in service. VIA 6250, Ex VIA 6450 nee CN 6450, built in September 1955.
6250 is now in the lead as 186 returns from Sudbury Station along the spur track to connect to the CN track to Capreol (on the trestle above) for servicing before the next day's run to White River... (more)
Our ride to White River arrives at its destination shortly before sunset. Normal consist for this train is two Budds but a third was added today to accomodate a school class of rugrats going as fa... (more)
With a very rare RDC-4 leading a RDC-2 west on the CP main line from Sudbury to WhiteRiver, Ont.
The Sudbury to White River Via RDC's stop at the station to allow campers and canoeists to board. One of the Sudbury water towers can be seen in the background. Nikon D50, 18 - 55mm.
One of only 4 built