Almost to Glenwood yard, this CSX powered unit train is wasting no time getting there.
A pair of CSX AC44s power a unit train on the Paynesville Sub, about to duck under the highway 55 overpass in Belgrade.
A pair of ES44s lead a potash empty heading westbound on the Paynesville Sub. The train is about to duck under a wooden overpass east of Eden Valley.
A heritage ACU is the sole power on this empty potash train heading to points out west. It was nice to finally get one of these leading in sunlight!
A pair of CSX GEs lead CP 587, crude oil empties, over the Soo Line's Crow River trestle in Rockford.
The pair of southern belles continue west out of Eden Valley, going pretty slow since sand trains on this part of the CP are restricted to 45 MPH. This would be my last shot since they would stop ... (more)
A pair of KCS units lead train 685 (frac sand loads) west out of Kimball on the Paynesville Sub. Somehow, this is my first time getting a KCS unit leading on camera, let alone a pair.
An empty oil train interchanged from the KCS in Kansas City heads west into Maple Lake with a pair of GEVOs from CP and BNSF on point. A KCS ACe was DPUing. The final destination of this train wou... (more)
An AC4400CW pulls the Edmonton, AB to St. Paul, MN manifest east over the Crow River trestle in Rockford on a nice spring afternoon. The train was slowing down to go into the hole in Loretto to me... (more)
CP train 685 heads west through Belgrade with a bright ACU on point.
The spitfire painted ACU heads west with grain empties on Labor Day weekend. Also to note the SD30C-ECO trailing behind it. The power would be taken off of this train in Glenwood.
Only a few minutes left of sunlight as the train continues west, the SD40-2s are still earning their keep on the work trains.
The pair of SD40-2s continue west as the sun begins to set for the day.
A pair of SD40-2s lead this work train west on the Paynesville Sub, along with 40 grain hoppers on the back end.
A grain empty heads west on the Paynesville with a bright ACU on point.