A trio of H4 EMDs held short of Co Rd 50 waiting for clearance beyond the next control point, before just starting to move as seen here.
The EMDs have seen some dirt, but still look prime espec... (more)
An Amtrak extra headed to Chicago.
This train set was running the schedule of Amtrak 7/27. However, reports of an avalanche on Marias Pass terminated the train in Shelby MT.
Instead of stagi... (more)
A rare extra local with an unusual choice of power brings a large train from St Cloud to Minneapolis.
Fall colors are starting to pop as a mixed freight passes by with a pair of modern motive power.
On a pleasant January afternoon, a trio of matching H4 EMDs leads a mixed freight through central Minnesota.
A rebuilt SD70MACe leads a mixed freight under the eastbound control signal gantry in Big Lake.
On the last day of September, amid unpredictable fall weather, a pair of rebuilt H4 EMDs are on point of a mixed freight from Minneapolis (Northtown) to Grand Forks.
A trio of CSXT GEs are in command of an empty crude oil train headed west to fill up on North Dakota oil. The leader is a relatively clean rebuild, which shines up good in the low winter sun.
A trio of BNSF "pumpkins" (and EMDs) make their way west on a windy Halloween afternoon.
Northtown's last two Cascade Green EMDs make a trip westbound in golden light. Just days ago was BNSF's 25th Anniversary, but this had an all Burlington Northern-feel, which turned 50 earlier this... (more)
A colorful mix of EMDs, all 60-variety, leads the Northtown to Minot road freight. Conveniently, all the locomotives represent current and historic BN-SF colors, making for a merger-era consist.
If you can beleive it, "Cascade Green" has lasted 50 years. Slowly but surely, what remains of BN some 25 years after the BNSF merger is going away. Green SD60Ms weren't too hard to find a few yea... (more)
A trio of 4-axle EMDs struggle west under the Big Lake signal gantry enroute to Grand Forks. PTC trouble made for a long trip for this crew.
The St Cloud local heads east with a very short train in tow. The FURX leaser is a nice change from the usual H4 geeps you see on this train.
Oil loads head east into Big Lake kicking up a snowstorm on a chilly last morning of 2019.