Minnesota Transportation Museum's former Great Northern SDP40 #325 sits on the turntable of the Jackson Street Roundhouse. The locomotive was temporarily patched as its old self, BN 6399. The unit... (more)
"Soo Line" 559 poses at Union Depot while on display for the 2018 edition of 'Train Day.' The ex-Rock Island GP7 has been out of service for four years undergoing engine rehabilitation a... (more)
A pair of four-axle EMDs lead a St. Paul intermodal to Staples, MN for a power swap.
A trio of BNSF EMDs hustles uphill around the curve entering the town of Lincoln. The power barely fits in a sucker hole of sunlight. The third unit is a GP38-2B.
A trio of BNSF SD40-2s round the gentle elevated curve out of Clear Lake headed east for BNSF's Northtown Yard.
A trio of BNSF SD40-2s, two in BN paint, lead an eastbound manifest through a massive snowstorm.
A-B-A EMDs lead this long road freight from Dilworth yard to Northtown yard.
Leading is ex-BN SD40-2 #1997, still in green paint. Trailing is a unique GP38-2B, followed by another SD40-2.
BNSF C44-9W #789 in warbonnet paint leads the Amtrak Empire Builder to Chicago. Blizzard conditions in Montana may have contributed not only to the 5-hour delay but also the need to have the locom... (more)
Great Northern SDP40 #325, once the last active passenger locomotive on BNSF's roster until 2009, sits out in the winter sun at the ex-GN Jackson Street Roundhouse.
Built in 1966, this locomoti... (more)
In a rare mileage trip, a Northstar Commuter train sits at St. Paul Union Depot. The train arrived from Big Lake carrying 1500 passengers to the European Market at the Depot's plaza.
A Santa Fe GP39-2 continues to evade the paint booth as it runs the revived St. Cloud Local from Northtown to St. Cloud.
The revived St. Cloud local heads for Northtown after doing work in St. Cloud.
The local was abolished in June, but after unsuccessful attempts to have road trains do switching, the local was b... (more)
NLR #1411, built 67 years ago as GN #611, is still earning its keep hauling freight. On this day, it had just arrived with a delivery of wind turbine blades from St. Cloud.
Duluth & Northeastern #28 steams past the photo line with a mixed train for the third day of festivities during Railfan Weekend 2017.
Duluth & Northeastern #28 patched up as its former self, DM&IR #332 steams quietly in the yard of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum during a night photo shoot to kick off Railfan Weekend 2017.