A BNSF all-rail taconite train ply's the rails on the CN Missabe Sub heading to CN's Keenan yard from the U.S. Steel Minntac plant with 123 loaded cars.
A matched trio of BNSF power pulls 59 loads of taconite pellets out of the United Taconite plant and heads toward the CN Keenan yard where they will double the train with another 59 loads and begi... (more)
An All-Rail bound for Gary heads southbound after loading at U.S. Steel Minntac in Mountain Iron, MN. They called CN customer service to tell them load times and that they loaded 102 cars total. ... (more)
Coming down the mountain with 102 loads of taconite pellets from Minntac bound for Gary on a great 50 degree above zero day in northern Minnesota.
In your face Conrail blue along with a Norfolk Southern thoroughbred and a Santa Fe warbonnet roll along after loading taconite at U.S. Steel's Minntac plant heading south down the Minntac Subdivi... (more)
A rare blue ex-Conrail 6772 comes around the corner as they start their trip in northern Minnesota from U.S Steel's Minntac taconite plant heading south down the Missabe Subdivision. This train wi... (more)
A rare ex-Conrail blue unit makes an appearance in northern Minnesota as the leader of an All-Rail train shown coming down off the hill from U.S. Steel Minntac with 103 loads of fresh baked taconi... (more)