On the last day of May, I had the opportunity to go to Hilda and I did. As the lighting was perfect for it, I decided to try out a new composition I don't think anyone has done before, with the tr... (more)
Perfect timing. A westbound CN mixed freight train meets a Eastbound CN intermodal train, the screaming engines go by Hilda Ave with a nice horn salute for the railfan, nice crew on board.
Winter is awesome, but I think this is too much of it. There was one day in March where the weather hit +13 here in southern Ontario, and I decided to venture out and do some railfanning. CN 373 w... (more)
In the sunny March weather, preparing for tomorrows -19 weather, I am able to go film a few trains at the Hilda road bridge, here is my 2nd and final catch, 373 heading west with a 3 unit lashup, ... (more)
As the sunny +13 degrees March weather comes, I am able to head down to Hilda for a few hours to watch some trains. In a short time, we get this train lined and we see it come around the bend as w... (more)
CN 121 passes CN X301 at Hilda, having a decent 4 unit lashup. As seen in the photo, perfect timing brought a yellow crane on X301 going the other direction.
A westbound Canadian National mixed freight train brings up the grade throttling around the bend at Hilda avenue, mile 22 of the York subdivision, just 2 miles from its destination, in Macmillan y... (more)
A pleasant Electro Motive Division leader with a nice sounding P5 horn salutes railfans on the Hilda bridge by Thornhill, ON.
With the sun out, a solo unit leads a westbound mixed freight train by the Hilda bridge, a popular spot for railfans among the area.
On the last few days of 2013 CN 121 rolls around the bend hauling intermodal containers with a nice end of the year surprise, a SD60F leading!