An eastbound empty potash train has got a fresh crew onboard as they depart Revelstoke and along CP's Mountain Subdivision, most famous for the crossing of Rogers Pass.
After a rain storm, the sun shines bright in the evening as Q386 hustles eastbound by Lock 10 with CP for power.
This locomotive was a long way from the Great White North.
The sun is beginning to set as CP 8883 hauls some empty oil cans around the bend at Lovekin.
A GEVO and a leased AC4400CW aren't missing a beat as they battle the snow through Brooten with an eastbound manifest.
The crew on board 8883 is about 15 minutes away from finishing their run with these empty ethanol cans from Albany, NY as the train will change crews in Toronto Yard. I had to literally run to thi... (more)
8883 bites the bend at Lovekin with empty crude cans in tow. The increase in oil traffic bound for Albany, NY makes this an almost daily occurrence on the Belleville sub.
The oil business in North Dakota is getting busier and busier. CP and BNSF are the ones reaping the rewards of the booming business. Here a loaded oil train is about to start downhill into Milwauk... (more)
Eastbound stack train behind the 8883 meets a westbound Rocky Mountaineer at the east end of Field Yard. Field is a crew-change point on CP's main line between Calgary and Golden.
An appropriate ending to National Train Day 2012: an eastbound unit oil train blasts out of a perfect sunset at Sedan, MN.
CP train 258-17 with CP 8883 and CP 8884 splits the signals at Hop Bottom (CPF 648) as it heads South on the CP Sunbury Sub. This location offers multiple great angles for afternoon/evening Southb... (more)
A red GEVO duo passes a red barn in the heart of the Souris River Valley.
Strong winds have the snow really flying across Minnesota. A westbound CP train is impervious to it all, hurtling through Brooten and on toward Glenwood Yard.
A GEVO and an SD40-2 hustle east through Belgrade on a nice fall afternoon.
CP 8883 and SOO 6027 ease train 290 around the curve at Glenwood West, completing their trip down the Detroit Lakes Sub from Thief River Falls.