Two GE's chug in 8 throttle through Max with a loaded oil train from the Baaken in tow.
UP 5517 leads a train of crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken Oil Field over Canadian Pacific's New Town sub between Butte and Kief, ND. This is a former Soo Line branch that ran from Drake to San... (more)
Two run-through UP units bring a long unit crude oil train east out of Brooten, headed for St Paul and eventually a refinery in Louisiana.
After finishing up a 4 train meet back in town, a very rare(for the area) FXE GEVO has its crude oil train in a race against a motorcycle on the adjacent highway 55 outside of Hoffman, Minnesota.
With a long crude oil train in tow, a mix matched set of foreign power heads east for Glenwood. This is only the second time I've caught a Ferromex unit in Minnesota and this seemed like a perfec... (more)
The first time I have ever seen a FXE unit in these parts. Here, a GEVO leads a UP SD90MAC around a curve east of Barrett, MN.
Some run-through UP power leads a unit crude oil train through Brooten, MN en route from North Dakota to a refinery in Louisiana.
SP 192 leads a crude oil train through Lake City on its way to Louisiana.
A unit train of North Dakota crude oil makes its way across the snowy Minnesota countryside on a cold winter day.
An unpatched Southern Pacific AC4400 is in charge of this crude oil train. This eastbound had a little set back at Humboldt Yard when it had to wait for a couple of westbounds and a northbound hea... (more)
The 694 sits dead on the main while a dog catch crew out of Saint Paul is on their way to take this train eastward. Before this train can depart, it will have to wait for 2 eastbounds to run aroun... (more)
A rare unpatched SP unit leads a crude oil train east at Loretto, Mn.
After waiting for traffic to clear at Humboldt, CP train 694 takes its turn across the river behind the rare set of Southern Pacific power.
A very rare leader, an unpatched Southern Pacific GE, heads east through the small city of Hamel, MN with a unit crude oil train.
Matched SP power heads east on the CP River Sub with a train of crude oil.