I was running on just an hour of sleep and was up at 4am chasing CN around Escanaba to start the day. As the many railfans and normal people attempt to line up and take a photo of this beast, the ... (more)
A CHS job works next to the Ryerson in Superior.
BNSF GP38-2 2014 leads a local through Superior.
Positioning move from Duluth for the 4014 & company. This spot involved an hour-long crawl around the southwest leg of the wye to get the train facing southward.
UP 4014 leads the tour train south across Grassy Point.
#4014 is now on the Wisconsin side of Grassy Point, having departed the Lake Superior Railroad Museum. This is the first "third weekend" of July where there hasn't been a reason to be in Denver a... (more)
UP Big Boy 4014 leads a Duluth bound passenger special across the Grassy Point bridge.
A pair of CP AC4400CW's lead a westbound by the classic SOO Line depot, which is open today to Thirsty Pagan Brewing.
UP 4014 makes its run from Duluth to Superior as it crosses the Saint Louis Bay.
The Cenex Harvest States is in the process of spotting cars at the Superior elevator as it passes by the veteran ore carrier, Edward L. Ryerson. The Ryerson has been in long term layup here in Sup... (more)
The Big Boy crosses the Saint Louis Bay as it makes its way to the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in Duluth.
“Big Boy” 4014 makes his way across the Saint Louis Bay on his way to Superior for the night.
Likely one of the tightest curves 4014 will encounter on its journey is this section on BNSF in Superior, Wisconsin. Here the massive 4-8-8-4 is "walked" through the curve with a little ... (more)
A former BN SD40-2 rests in the yard in Superior.
A pair of GP20C-ECOs wait for their next assignment.