The Tomahawk Railway head north on a loop that will interchange with Canadian National on the north side of Tomahawk, WI. Very much a north woods operation, this 6 mile railroad can handle about 8... (more)
The CN local that works out of Bradley, WI is returning from the Rhinelander area and will set out these cars and head to Tomahawk to interchange cars with the Tomahawk Railway (Genessee & Wyoming... (more)
UP 8090 heads west with sand loads near Knapp, WI on CNW's former Twin Cities mainline from Chicago. This train would have originated in Chippewa Falls or Altoona with sand cars from one or more o... (more)
CP 8914 heads southeast on the route of the Hiawathas near Wabasha, MN. Inspite single tracking the old Milwaukee mainline, trains can make good time along the river when not stuck in a siding for... (more)
CP 8539 slows to cross the Mississippi River at Hastings, MN. Once over the drawbridge it will follow the river to La Crescent, MN where it will cross over to Wisconsin and head inland from the Mi... (more)
BNSF 4269 leads a Z train across the St. Croix River leaving Minnesota for some fast running along the Mississippi River on Wisconsin's west coast on its way to Chicago.
MILW F7A no. 49-C and a B unit get a bit of attention as an employee readies them for their next assignment out of La Crosse. Note the blue MILW company ice reefer.
SOO 749 has just arrived at Irvine Yard in Chippewa Falls, WI after a cold trip from Shoreham Yard in Minneapolis, MN. A crew member has left the locomotive to throw a switch for the engine track.... (more)
A westbound CP Rail freight has paused at Mission City before heading west to Pt. Coquitlam after enduring blizzard conditions through the Fraser Canyon. Rail traffic was delayed and Trans-Canada ... (more)
VIA's Super Continental rolls east through Ruskin, BC on Presidents Day weekend on CP's mainline between Pt. Coquitlam and Mission City. Heavy snow that delayed all forms of traffic has let up in ... (more)
A BNSF empty grain shuttle rolls across the Clark Fork at the bridge at MP 57 near Trout Creek, MT between sun breaks and snow showers on Montana Rail Link.
CN 5663 has uncoupled from its local and heads past the railroad museum at Colfax, WI to pick up an empty lumber cars. Former SOO GP30 no. 703, a bit worse for wear, likely handled this local on o... (more)
UP 1878 and a GP60 roll east near Fall Creek, WI crossing a short formerly double track bridge on their way to Augusta with empty sand hoppers. The local originated at Altoona Yard.
CP 6248 and two more units lead a transfer upgrade out of downtown St. Paul toward Minnesota Commercial's yard at Midway. The line was once Milwaukee's mainline to Minneapolis.
UP power mingle with CN & NS power forming a balanced EMD/GE mix as the units wait assignment at Altoona, WI at sun rise.