The Okanagan Express ran annually in the mid to late 1980s from Vancouver to the Okanagan Valley Wine Region in British Columbia. A Roger Puta Photograph
The Okanagan Express ran annually in the mid to late 1980s from Vancouver to the Okanagan Valley Wine Region in British Columbia. A Roger Puta Photograph After I posted this I received t... (more)
CP 8836 leads a trio of GP9s and an SW1200RS west in near blizzard conditions out of Coquitlam Yard on a transfer run over to New Westminster, BC. Snow can be a rare treat around the Vancouver are... (more)
Happy Presidents Day! It was 30 years ago when a decision to visit the Vancouver area and Fraser Canyon culminated in a blizzard that would close hwy 1 west of Boston Bar. But before getting caugh... (more)
Raindrops are falling on my head! A slow rain falls as train 134 passes the quiet hamlet of Swannanoa on this cool summer evening.
CP 640 rolls across one of the more impressive bridges in Southern Ontario. This one spans the Grand River.
A unit crude oil train curves by MP 110 on its way across Minnesota on a sunny spring morning.
CP 8836 leads CP 241-06, after waiting at Milton for over an hour, they are finally on the move to Puslinch sidding to drop 50 cars.
An eastbound one unit wonder rolls across a bridge east of Paynesville.
A westbound rolls into Sedan, just a few miles shy of Glenwood.
Canadian Wheat heading to Houston, TX on the BNSF Railway.
8836 and sister 8857 lead this CP manifest through Fall River. I was happy to see the matched pair.
In very cold weather, CP 8836 approaches Bowker with empty hoppers in tow.
For a couple of years in the early 1980's it was possible to experience a traditional passenger train on the now-abandonned Kettle Valley route.