An ALCO four EMD's and a caboose sit in the clear of the mainline at Onalaska,WI.. If I remember correctly this was a local that went to work here at Onalaska went to Lacrosse to gather up their t... (more)
We're in downtown Onalaska,WI. by the old C&NW depot. It appears that the C&NW's Winona/Lacrosse job is tied up for the evening. I've just arrived in God's country myself (that's what they called ... (more)
C&NW lite power from Onalaska to Lacrosse in the early morning will pick up a train and take to Winona,MN..
BN train 2 heavy as usual with TOFC arrives at the west end of N. La Crosse yard lead by a typical BN consist for the mid eighties. Power this day is GP50's 3141 and 3140 spliced with B30-7A 4043.
The Mississippi Valley's fall colors are at their peak as a pig train with a pair of GEs trundles into La Crosse.
A pair of SD75's lead a ballast train to Galesburg. These engines are now probably in the storage lines.
Lonely BNSF SD40-2 sits waiting for that unforgiving call for duty sees an old friend. The SD40-2 once the pride of the BN pulling everything and anything to the x-coal hopper now in tie train ser... (more)
Loaded ballast train rolls past the station sign SULLIVAN on its way into the BNSF North La Crosse yard.
Two green SD60M's power todays version of the hot St. Paul to Chicago Z train.
An iron ore load waits for a track in La Crosse Yard as the tail end of a stack heads west.
The H-NTWGAL heads into the yard at North La Crosse.