Fore! BN 2932 splits the public golf course below Grandad Bluff in two as it departs La Crosse, WI in October of 1991.
After changing crews, BN 2174 gets ready to depart the yard in Lacrosse, WI in October of 1986. You couldn't ask for better afternoon light......
BN 2757 switches the north side of La Crosse in January of 1993.
BN 2976 is heading into La Crosse, WI in October of of 1991. This view of the Mississippi River valley is from the Grandad's Bluff overlook.
BN 7865 departs Lacrosse, WI with a hot piggyback train in October of 1986.
BN 8014 brings a piggyback train past the site of the old passenger depot in La Crosse, WI in October of 1986. The view from above is courtesy of an overview in Grandad Bluff Park.
Fore! BN 8014 leads a piggyback train thru the golf course at the base of Grandad Bluff. I understand this viewpoint is now accessible again after being fenced off for quite a while.
Two clean SD70ACes depart La Crosse with taconite loads on the U-KEEMAD.
With a short train, three locomotives, and the railroad wide open, it won't take long for the hottest train on the river to make it down to Savanna. Here we see this rare "Thunder Cab" coal motor ... (more)
Empire Builder slows for the Black River Bridge