A loaded grain train grinds up the 2nd major grade since leaving Waterloo. The train is only 9 miles outside of Waterloo and will have to fight all the way to Dubuque the grades of eastern Iowa.
With the down turn in business and the new power the CN is getting this year, CN has been placing alot of power in storage. The barn units have been taking the biggest hit for storage. On this day... (more)
A loaded grain train out of Yetter fights the Winter Storm Kayla as they make their way east out of Waterloo. As you can see on the pole, wet heavy snow, and strong east wind coated everything thi... (more)
CN now days is in love with their new AC locomotives, and most of the core trains get them. If you get away from the core manifest trains, the bulk trains can sometimes round up some interesting p... (more)
A pair of NS units and the CN 2424 power M338 out of Waterloo to Kirk Yard, IN. Here the trains races east as the sun sets 9 miles east of Waterloo. The train is making 50 mph as they start up the... (more)