Flowering trees and an F40 - springtime around Chicago.
Thick fog grabs onto the blossoms on a cool Spring afternoon while METX 168 pushes train 814 out of Lake Forest.
METX 168 shoves on the rear of inbound train 814, possibly the most photographed train in the Chicago, as 7 RP photographers get their own angles. Railroad: MetraLocomotive: EMD F40PH-2Location: Lake Forest, Illinois, USALocomotive #: METX 168Train ID: METX 814Photo Date: April 24, 2010
Passing blooming trees and a locomotive bell on display, Metra 168 accelerates out of the Lake Forest station, shoving a train toward downtown Chicago on this increasingly foggy evening.
RailPictures.Net contributor Travis Dewitz grabs a shot of a Northbound Metra, while contributor John Ryan stands back to observe the arriving train slice through the thick fog.
Northbound @ 1:35PM, passing the Lake Forest, IL Metra Station
Northbound at 1:31 PM on May 14, 2003