With an AC4400CW on each end, the Edmonton IMS, AB - Montreal Hochelaga, PQ "mixed/intermodal" train fills the scene at Neys Park nicely.
Due to a major derailment on the CN Ruel Sub, CN has been detouring intermodal trains over the CP. Here we have CN 5800 + BCOL 4603 pulling through Neys with train "CN Q10632 10" running... (more)
CP 9605 and CP 8939 on the tailend have 3 racks/143 platforms under control through Neys
CP 112 struggles up Neys Hill with failing traction motors on the second unit
CP 8779 + CP 8604 have no trouble climbing Neys Hill with a short 70 car drag
Train 112 makes its way through Neys and up the hill
Train 112 rolls through Neys behind train 110 on a clear to stop indication
CP 9677 + CP 9017 struggle but manage to get train 2104 up the grade at Neys with 101 platforms.
CP 112 passes through the changing Boreal Forest with 101 cars.
CP 112 slows down as the train begins its trek up the 3.5 mile controlling grade