The sun rapidly rises over the Brule Mountain Range, while Train A412 pulls up the steep hill on the Grande Cache sub in order to perform their work at Swan Landing without affecting traffic on th... (more)
WC 3026, still resplendent in the "map" scheme, idles in the yard in Swan Landing. Later in the afternoon it'll head north on the Grande Cache Sub to Grande Prairie on train A458.
CN 2559 and CN 5666 round the curve at the west end of Swan Landing with Toronto - Vancouver train M301 in tow.
A pair of SD70M-2s speed east at track speed, just east of Swan Landing with M304's train.
NREX 7488 brings SAR's southbound manifest into the CN interchange yard at Swan Landing. I do not know what the story is behind the spray painted "01" on the numberboards and side of the cab!
NREX 7480 will now trail back north on train 458 after they spend about 2 hours setting up lifts for CN, and making up their train for Winniandy and ultimately Grand Prairie.
CN Eastbound at Brule lake