A venerable duo swings westward at Milwaukee for a trip into the sunset.
CP SD60M 6259 leads CP 493 west through the Dells.
A single GEVO is working hard as it powers a long westbound through Brooten on a breezy summer evening.
After a long wait in the siding for the tardy 290, a frustrated crew are back underway at WSS Forada.
Just moments away from departing on the Detroit Lakes Sub, the 493 is receiving a track bulletin and their warrant at the west end of Glenwood Yard. Unfortunately, the two GEVOs were added in Glen... (more)
When i found out a SOO SD60M was leading the 493, it had a pretty good lead on me, but since it had to meet the CP 9500 east, i had time to catch it. A sticky brake halted operations momentarily,... (more)
Seeing a SOO SD60M is rare enough, but to catch one leading was more than enough to coax me into giving chase. Here, they are still pulling out of the siding at Henning. Had there not been a meet... (more)
A leaser brings a Winnipeg bound manifest into the sag at MP 116, just a few miles east of Glenwood. The rear of the train is passing over the detector at MP 115.5, located at the top of the hill... (more)
Just less than 10 miles into their trip to Thief River Falls, a westbound manifest takes the siding to let the 290 pass on the main.
A westbound one unit wonder rolls through a curve east of Paynesville. New rails and tie plates are in place along the right of way. Rail replacement has been tying up the single track line for ... (more)
In a scene that hearkens back to an earlier era on the Soo, two trains meet at the west end of a busy Glenwood Yard on a cold, rainy day. The 6033 is on the point of the 493 as the 4400 lugs the ... (more)
Two SOO SD60's and a CP GEVO lead the 493 north (timetable west) out of Glenwood.
A five unit lashup powers the 493 west into Annandale with a couple of flags flying in the distance.
The conductor is checking his paperwork as 493 has just tripped the detector for a hot axle 75 cars deep.
The SOO 6062 trails the 8577 on a westbound as it nears Glenwood at sunset.