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Photo ID: 563709

A Kootenay Morning The westbound Trail Hotshot glides down the gentle and beautiful Kootenay river a couple miles west of Nelson. This unique train runs once a day to service the smelter a... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 6613
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: June 22, 2014


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Jan 29, 2016

People's Choice 3

Views: 9,428
Comments: 1

Favorited: 63
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Photo ID: 468461

Let off some steam! The Big Boy isn't the only steamer that can whip up a crowd. From my surprisingly secluded spot, I watched the masses race along 2-lane highway 2 to follow 4449 on her unique t... (more)

Railroad: Southern Pacific Railroad
Locomotive: Steam 4-8-4
Location: East Glacier, Montana, USA
Locomotive #: SP 4449
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 05, 2009


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Feb 01, 2014

People's Choice 4

Views: 11,391
Comments: 1

Favorited: 53
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Photo ID: 465463

Making close to track speed, a westbound intermodal is almost at the top of one of the gentlest crossings of the Rocky Mountains at Yellowhead Pass. Snow dusts the trees, and sub-zero temperatures... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Jasper, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CN 2626
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 06, 2014


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Jan 08, 2014

People's Choice 2

Views: 10,478
Comments: 6

Favorited: 79
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Photo ID: 412707

The floods of spring now gone, an eastbound intermodal shoots across the fill at the oxbow of the Bow River known as Muleshoe. Snow still lingers on the south facing slope of Massive Mountain, but... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Banff, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 8904
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 10, 2012


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Oct 22, 2012

People's Choice 3

Views: 10,810
Comments: 7

Favorited: 72
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Photo ID: 411668

A light snowstorm near sunset leaves fresh snow to be kicked up by eastbound empty potash train #672, led by still new GEVo 8946. In the darkest depths of the Canadian winter, a golden glow linger... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 8946
Train ID: CP 672
Photo Date: January 20, 2012


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Oct 11, 2012

People's Choice 2

Views: 11,190
Comments: 8

Favorited: 79


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Photo ID: 381110

The mountains northeast of the town of Jasper cling to the last diffused rays of sunset as a hot westbound intermodal departs for a Pacific terminal Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD75I
Location: Jasper, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CN 5681
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 06, 2011



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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Nov 14, 2011

People's Choice 4

Views: 10,416
Comments: 3

Favorited: 66
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Photo ID: 353220

Dynamic braking for all they're worth, 5 GEs ease all of loaded westbound potash train 671's 142 cars down the Big Hill. (2 on the headend, two scattered mid-train, and one on the rear) This view ... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Field, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: CP 671
Photo Date: September 25, 2010


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Jan 31, 2011

People's Choice 2

Views: 14,432
Comments: 11

Favorited: 123
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Photo ID: 348351

Sitting across one of only two roads into Banff, the CP Holiday Train is the center of action, although most of the crowds are on the other side being yelled at by the CP police to stay there, giv... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Banff, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 9815
Train ID: CP 01H
Photo Date: December 12, 2010


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Dec 13, 2010

People's Choice 4

Views: 19,962
Comments: 1

Favorited: 95
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Photo ID: 347796

Heading eastbound along the sunrise-lit shores of Wapta Lake and dwarfed by Mt. Stephen's 11K' bulk, second 110 grinds upgrade through the sag along Wapta's shore. This is the former site of a wye... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Field, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 9752
Train ID: CP 110
Photo Date: September 25, 2010


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Dec 07, 2010

People's Choice 1

Views: 11,176
Comments: 7

Favorited: 60
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Photo ID: 346237

On a partly sunny day, a westbound 351 (and not the only one that day) overlaps itself on the way to Vancouver during the beginning of fall in the Rockies. At this point, the westbound train is he... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Field, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 8808
Train ID: CP 351
Photo Date: September 25, 2010


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Nov 23, 2010

People's Choice 3

Views: 12,605
Comments: 1

Favorited: 84


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Photo ID: 343654

177-22 heads west along the calm autumn waters of the Bow River. There's snow on Sulphur Mountain by this time in September, and there was snow earlier on the ground that day. Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Banff, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 8863
Train ID: CP 177
Photo Date: September 22, 2010



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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Nov 01, 2010

People's Choice 2

Views: 14,233
Comments: 4

Favorited: 87
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Photo ID: 341775

Uploaded nearly a month after the fact, this is still the first snow shot of the year on Railpictures. The snow lasted but a few days, and made for some great shots in the meantime! Here we see a ... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Banff, Alberta, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 8502
Train ID: CP 671
Photo Date: September 22, 2010


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Oct 18, 2010

People's Choice 3

Views: 18,125
Comments: 9

Favorited: 153
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Photo ID: 339162

The eastbound KVR hotshot passes under a slide fence in a very hard to get scene along Kootenay Lake. It was just west of this location that 2 railwaymen lost their lives in 1995 when their train ... (more)

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 5963
Train ID: CP 564
Photo Date: July, 2010


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Sep 27, 2010

People's Choice 4

Views: 14,245
Comments: 9

Favorited: 90
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Photo ID: 334125

Westbound potash train #671 is beginning its descent of the Big Hill as it winds over Kicking Horse Pass - The tail end of the train is just leaving Alberta.

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Field, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 8822
Train ID: CP 671
Photo Date: February 01, 2010


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: Aug 09, 2010

People's Choice 3

Views: 11,036
Comments: 7

Favorited: 81
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Photo ID: 326446

The westbound KVR train to Trail passes the Brilliant Dam on its way to Castlegar.

Railroad: Canadian Pacific Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada
Locomotive #: CP 5736
Train ID: CP 564
Photo Date: August 11, 2009


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By: Matthew Hicks

Added: May 31, 2010

Photo of the Week
People's Choice 3

Views: 27,522
Comments: 10

Favorited: 120
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