Crew change time at North Bend.
An eastbound CP freight has just left with a fresh crew, while a pair of unit trains wait to head west.
Extra 9007 east, empty hoppers from the Roberts Bank export terminal, meets export coal extra 5814 west at the crew change point of North Bend in the Fraser River Canyon.
The challenges of building the CN line through the Fraser Canyon are clear as 2 CP AC4400's lead grain westbound. CN and CP use directional running to gain the effect of double track in the Fraser... (more)
North Bend is the crew change point for EB trains from Vancouver and WB trains from Kamloops.