The right hogger to have in the seat for a military unit chase gives a friendly hello as he begins the descent of the first of the three heavy grades with Thunder Bay bound grain loads.
Cold fall weather and leafless trees signalling winter is on the doorstep finds CP’s track evaluation train passing over swampy Argon Creek as it motors eastbound on the Kam Sub.
Still relatively new and shiny at the time, CP 7037 west leads grain empties across the gradually thawing Argon Creek.
Pan shot of westbound SD9043MAC approaching Raith, Ontario.
CP 5795 west enters the Buda Tunnel.
Eastbound near Raith, Ontario.
Mid train distributed power unit on westbound container train is reflected in the Oskandaga river near Raith, Ontario.
Westbound with an unusual second unit, Railpower RPRX 5407 approaching Raith.
Eastbound at Raith.
Rolling down grade 47 miles west of Thunder Bay, CP manifest #222 glides through the s-curves east of Raith, Ontario with a quartet of SD40-2s with a train consisting mostly of Thunder Bay grain.
The typical mourning sounds of birds chirping is drawn out by the sounds of dynamic breaks as four.......... count'em FOUR SD40-2's begin their descent into Thunder Bay with a heavy manifest freig... (more)
CP 222 snakes down the grade into Thunder Bay, east of Raith with a quartet of SD40-2's.
Looking through the thick Northern Ontario borel forest one can see four sd 40-2's helping control CP 222 as its makes its way downgrade into the Lakehead.
CP 9838 heads onto the south track at Raith.
Westbound approaching Raith.