Westbound oil empties await crews at Minot yard. Unique power on each including CNJ heritage engine.
A thundercab SD70ACe is on the point of a Stanley bound crude empty, that is staged in Minot's "Crude Staging Yard". The non-isolated cabs are not supposed to lead on BNSF trains, but this one som... (more)
CNJ Heritage assists a Manitou empty up the .6% grade out of Minot on a gorgeous, albeit chilly, Winter afternoon.
Two triclops lead a 26 car Ross Turn past an oil empty in downtown Minot.
NS's Central Railroad of New Jersey heritage unit idles on the rear of a crude oil empty destined for nearby Manitou, ND.
Today's #7 departs Minot a bit off the advertised with the Phase 4 heritage P42 leading.
The EMPIRE BUILDER sits at Minot on a bitter cold February night. The BN dome coach wears Great northern's Big Sky Blue .
BNSF's Ross Turn returns to Minot moments before sunset with two classic BN SD60M's leading the way.
Three GE's flatten the near one percent grade leaving Minot, with a hotshot Z7 on the drawbars.
It's Thursday afternoon and the local bar is packed, while I stay sober and watch an extra 292 rumble by on the mainline. Can't beat drinkin' beer and watching trains at the Grain Hopper!
Oil empties destined for Trenton, ND roar West over the impressive Gassman Coulee trestle moments before sunset.
After a long night busting snow drifts in Minnesota, and North Dakota, an Amtrak crew member shovels out a baggage car on Amtrak's Empire Builder at its stop in Minot, North Dakota. Apparently, th... (more)
The Minot Switch shoves back to their yard, passing the old Soo Line depot, after interchanging with the BNSF.
Soybean loads for export drag across the impressive Gassman trestle behind displaced coal power.
567's inside F9's idle through the night with CP's 13 car passenger train. Honestly, CP, you have the most beautiful executive train I've ever seen.