UP's wide nosed Dash 8's have become more common on the Altoona Sub with the storage of some of the ex. CNW Dash 8's.
UP 3360 crosses the Chippewa River on this cold 2 degree morning.
A seven locomotive consist heads over the Chippewa River and out of Eau Claire, WI towards St. Paul, MN. The fogginess is caused by the wind blowing across the Cascade Tissue's water treatment hol... (more)
UP 3279 is crossing the Chippewa River leaving Eau Claire, WI and heading towards St. Paul, MN. The 3rd locomotive is UP 9407 which has a plaque on the side that says " For his unwavering commitme... (more)
The near by dam slows the Chippewa River enough for ice to form. With that ice in place and all the snow that fell the day before, turned the river a prestine white.
Two snow storms within the past week have created a winter wonderland in west central Wisconsin as MBUVPX crosses Highway T. It's not everyday you can photograph five units elephant style through... (more)
Now known as Banbury Place, Uniroyal once produced tires here. With the plant closing, trains no longer serve the area and one of the buildings is used as an appartment complex. The old Eau Clai... (more)
The Butler-Valley Park manifest crosses the Chippewa River in late evening light.
Sunday night brought heavy rain to the Eau Claire area causing a storm drain to plug up. Water then gushed over the hill and took out part of UP's Chippewa Falls branch line just north of Yukon J... (more)
ZCHEM cuts through the morning fog while crossing the Chippewa River in Eau Claire.
Odd to see, this is MNPSS (North Platte-South St. Paul) detouring on the Altoona Sub crossing the Chippewa River.
The wheels squeal on SOO 2719 as it makes its first move in over two years. UP wyed this unit in order to get it ready to head east and then finally north to Itasca.
MPRDM crosses the Chippewa River in downtown Eau Claire. The siding here has been storing a baretable train for the past couple months.