Crossing the Iowa River on the Spine line from MStP to KC
Running all out to get up Little Raymond hill.
Now that nice power for the local
ICE detouring on the UP do to a derailment. It ripped out a bridge over the Turkey River in far Eastern Iowa and may take a long time to fix.
The snow just stopped and the North job is making its way across the CN, One more mile and will be back on there track at CF Jct.
Heeling in to the curve with snow storm in tow.
Passing a MILW Depot the arch is over line that went to Austin,MN and was the original line to St Paul,MN before the River Sub was in.
Fast stop for beans nice spot to shoot them.
Topping Big Raymond hill.
A DPU works to keep the train moving into a head wind.
Making time with 4 SD40-2's on the Dubuque sub
M 377 passing M338 with two CN GE's
Just out of Waterloo on it's run to Chicago
Slowing to a stop at a grade crossing to pick the flange ways as the DME hasn't run in days and cars have packed it down hard.
Two old SD45's that look run down ( are run down )