The Polar Bear Express creeps over the Store Creek Bridge as it departs for Cochrane on a blackfly-season (err... summer) day in Moosonee.
Northbound Polar Bear Express taken on one of the few sunny days during the constant rains of the summer of '03.
The Lounge Car brings up the rear of the Polar Bear Express which has just finished discharging it's passengers from Moosonee at Cochrane Station. Dome car "Otter Rapids" can be seen 3 cars up. Sh... (more)
Power for the Polar Bear express rests on the Store Creek Bridge awaiting the 18:00 departure to Cochrane from Moosonee Station.
GP38-2 1801 and GP40-2 2202 leads Polar Bear Express into Moosonee after a slow trip through heavy snow that put one engine out of service due to shorting and blocked vents on the second engine
Ontario Northland train the Polar Bear Express prepares to leave Moosonee behind GP38-2's 1806, 1801 and 1805, a rare tripleheader for this train which is usually hauled by two locomotives and occ... (more)
30 minutes of swarming black flies could not deter us from this photo op, though they surely tried.
The crew builds the train for the return run to Cochrane. 8 coaches, 2 diners, 1 snack bar car, 1 entertainment car, 1 dome, baggage car, several assorted boxcars and 2 flat-deck auto haulers. Thi... (more)
"Go ahead and back up!" The crew builds the train for the return run to Cochrane.
1804 heads south to Cochrane from Moosonee with the last Polar Bear Express excursion train of 2006. At left, behind Polar Bear Express is a yellow ended canoe car that marks the end of the Little... (more)
Southbound Polar Bear Express gets ready to depart Moosonee for Cochrane
ON 1801 leads Polar Bear Express south from Moosonee
ON 1808 waits to lead Polar Bear Express south to Cochrane
Polar Bear Excursion train in front of arriving mixed train the Little Bear.