The Chaleur is operating over some of VIA's most panoramic road in Eastern Canada. This is the view along the beaches in Pabos, just west of Chandler, QC.
A view of the setting sun over Montreal, as our train is rushing by St-Hubert Airport soon after leaving St-Lambert, seen from the dome in Skyline 8505.
NBEC's MLW RS-18u 1854 (ex-CP 1854) and 1859 (ex-CP 1859) are on the rest track, waiting for their next assignment.
CFMG's SD-40 6906 (ex-CN 5080) with two sisters is seen here leading a 48 cars consist bound for Campbellton, NB, after having taken over CN train 402 at Rivière-du-Loup, QC a few hours earlier.
Built from a 472000-series CN Box Car at Pointe-St-Charles in April 1971, ex-CN 79507 is now used by the CFMG as a buffer car to load and unload the Georges-Alexandre-Lebel, a rail-ferry crossing ... (more)
Westbound from Richmond on what used to be the first transcontinental railroad east of Montreal (the Grand Trunk), the dawning sun is illuminating CN 2539, leading a 5200 feet train bound for Mont... (more)
VIA's F40PH-2 6408 and 6406 are wearing a promotional pain scheme for the Columbia Pictures movie Spider-Man 2. These are part of the "Spot the Spider-Man train" contest, and are inspiring the eng... (more)
On a short term lease to the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway (MM&A), Wheeling & Lake Erie's SD40-2 number 6314 and 7375 are kicking up snow while pulling a 60 car train past milepost 120 of ex-... (more)
On a short term lease to the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway (MM&A), Wheeling & Lake Erie's SD40-2 number 6314 and 7375 are pulling a 60 car train east of Farnham, Quebec.
On a short term lease to the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway (MM&A), Wheeling & Lake Erie's SD40-2 number 6314, still wearing her former owner's paint scheme, is waiting to pull train number 2 ... (more)
Cab shot of VIA 904, inside the Maintenance Center.
A CN Snow Plow is waiting it's next assignment on the stub end track at La Pocatiere Station, on a sunny December morning.
AMT's F40PH number 287 and 372 (ex Amtrak) are pushing an empty 10 car consist returning to Montreal's Central Station as train 890, before heading back to Mont-St-Hilaire for the last commuter tr... (more)
GP9u number 7250, remanufactured from GP9 number 4258 in 1990, is idling at the east end of Southwark yard. The words PATRIMOINE FERROVIAIRE, just below the road number, mean Railroad Legacy.
VIA's F40PH-2 number 6429 has just been painted lime green for a promotional paint scheme for Telus, a canadian Telco. Decals will be applied a few days after this photograph was taken.