While Michigan may be underwhelming as far as terrain changes, the GLC Northern District from Elmira north definitely goes against the grain. The roar of the locomotive charging the twisting grade... (more)
While I have stated time and time again how difficult the climb that Boon Hill on the GLC Western District presents to trains, the climb that Elmira Hill presents to southbound is just as difficul... (more)
While the color most of the way up to Boyne Falls, MI. was a bit flat until Kalkaska, MI. Once we were clear of Kalkaska, the color suddenly was all over, and it was spectacular everywhere we look... (more)
On a better than expected day which originally had steady rain, the SRI Fall Color Train rolls north down Elmira Hill past the former Boyne City, Gaylord, and Alpena Railroad bridge remains just n... (more)
A Great Lakes Central plow extra with ex Ann Arbor plow 4502 is beginning its descent of Elmira hill.
Tuscola and Saginaw Bay plow train with plow 4502 passes the remnants of logging era bridge abutements of the Boyne City, Gaylord, and Alpena Railway as it descends Elmira Hill on former Pennsylva... (more)
A special plow train begins its descent of Elmira Hill as it clears the ex PRR rails on the line from Cadillac to Petoskey.