After meeting 497 at Nashua, 602 sweeps around the big Barrett curve with a blast from the past in the lead.
After setting out most of the train in Hoffman, a single Iowa, Chicago, and Eastern unit cruises west into Barrett with a short 391.
After meeting 198 at Hoffman, a very short 497 sweeps through the curve near Barrett with a pair of GEs in command.
With over a mile of colorful double stack containers in tow, this pair of GEs is easily keeping track speed as they sweep out of Barrett.
With the strobe light on, a beautiful Soo Line leader has the honors on a westbound rail train at Barrett. An old Soo caboose is just coming into view on the rear as the train sweeps through a fa... (more)
After testing my physical fitness while running up the hill, I was rewarded with a great view of CP train 603 as it sweeps through the big curve east of Barrett. A healthy downpour in the distanc... (more)
A long double stack train from British Columbia crosses the Pomme de Terre River in Barrett as it heads for Glenwood. The engineer had the window of this new unit wide open...and why not on a 70 ... (more)
After a bit of switching in Elbow Lake, the wayfreight for Glenwood heads east over the bright blue Pomme de Terre River near Barrett.
With a pair of GEVOs up front and one shoving on the rear, this monster stack train from British Columbia sweeps around the big curve east of Barrett. They will cool down a bit at Hoffman waiting... (more)
A short eastbound manifest crosses over the Pomme de Terre River on the east side of Barrett as it heads to Hoffman to meet one.
After waiting for three eastbounds to pass them at Hoffman, this westbound is back on the move as the sun starts to sag on the Minnesota prairie.
With a large cloud bank looming in the background, an eastbound manifest rounds the sweeping curve east of Barrett, MN.
Just a few minutes after sunrise, 125 grain loads head east along the Pomme De Terre river east of Barrett, MN.
After waiting for over two hours at Nashua, 694 is back on the move east near Barrett, MN.
With a candy apple Soo Line unit playing second fiddle in the consist, a westbound freight snakes through the prairie.