Northtown's last two Cascade Green EMDs make a trip westbound in golden light. Just days ago was BNSF's 25th Anniversary, but this had an all Burlington Northern-feel, which turned 50 earlier this... (more)
BNSF 1687 and 1458 sit at Northtown Yard waiting for clearance to depart eastbound.
BNSF 1687 and 1458 heading eastbound in Minneapolis at University.
BNSF 1687 leads a pair of cascade green engines southbound past Dayton's Bluff.
A trio of veteran EMDs lead the DILNTW manifest through Sartell eastbound to Minneapolis on the first weekend of spring. The prime movers were really screaming as they went by us.
After a plethora of problems from changing leaders, to a dead FRED, to a stubborn headlight, the DILNTW holds its own through central Minnesota. Just west of Wadena, they fly past a westbound stac... (more)
Three SD40-2s accelerate out of Anoka headed for their final destination of Northtown Yard in Minneapolis.
A trio of BNSF EMDs hustles uphill around the curve entering the town of Lincoln. The power barely fits in a sucker hole of sunlight. The third unit is a GP38-2B.
A trio of BNSF SD40-2s, two in BN paint, lead an eastbound manifest through a massive snowstorm.
Thanks to a heads up from Mike Vandenberg, I was able to nab this nice pair of SD40-2s leading a manifest toward Willmar, seen from the US 12 overpass just east of Kerkhoven.
A pair of old workhorses are back in mainline service today with a short priority manifest from Pasco, WA.