VIA's eastbound Super Continental arrives at Portage La Prairie, MB behind CN freight F7 no. 9168 and a VIA F9B. Portage is the last stop before Winnipeg on the train's route from Vancouver, BC.
CN freight F7A no. 9168 has been assigned to help out with the VIA Super Continental and is making a station stop with the eastbound train at Portage La Prairie. The train is stopped at the CN sta... (more)
Former Manitoba Hydro GE 25T #857 sits on display at the CP station in Portage la Prairie.
CP AC4400CW 9758 leads an eastbound potash train into Portage la Prairie.
CN ET44AC 3016 shoves Prince Rupert-Chicago train Q146 under the Trans-Canada Highway #1 east of Portage la Prairie.
With a nice mix of power on the point, crude oil empty train U261 heads into Portage la Prairie on CN's Rivers Sub.
The third of three consecutive empty crude oil trains to pass this location in the past hour and a half heads into Portage la Prairie on the south track of CN's busy Rivers Sub.
The second of three crude oil trains in a row speeds towards Portage la Prairie behind CN SD75I 5797 and CN C40-8 2103. U757 is a KCS Jackson, MS - North Battleford (Lashburn), SK empty train.
CN C40-8W 2145, GECX C40-8W 9507 and IC SD70 1003 lead the empty crude oil train parade west on the Rivers Sub, bringing Maryland, LA - Edmonton, AB train U261 to a stop to meet some eastbound tra... (more)
Simplot's potato processing plant (French fries!) in Portage la Prairie is by far CP's biggest customer in town. CP GP20C-ECO 2212 is switching out refrigerated boxcars along with some other local... (more)
Broadside photo of rebuilt and repainted CP AC4400CWM 8121 leading train 118-01 east at Portage la Prairie.
CN SD70M-2s 8832, 8919 and 8815 pull away from Portage la Prairie with hotshot train Q111.
Toronto-Calgary hotshot train Q115 accelerates away from Portage la Prairie heading westbound on CN's busy Rivers Sub.
Q199 blows past the station at Portage la Prairie. The passenger cars in tow don't have any business here today as they are deadheading to Vancouver for a business trip on the Squamish Sub.