Local switch crew gives a roll by on this eastbound. After this train clears the local will shove back to switch Simplot on the west side of town.
5697 Heads out of Portage La Prairie towards Winnipeg.
8781 with a fairly short inter modal train, with the DPU visible on the back end pass the Tucker elevator coming to a stop. Waiting on the signal maintainer behind me to clear the block
5748 throttles up after just meeting 119 at east tower. Can't think of a better way to spend a lunch hour than in a town with CP and CN's east/west main lines a few hundred feet apart.
CN 5650 leads Winnipeg to Edmonton train M311 through Portage.
The local to the Simplot Potato Chip plant heads across the CN Rivers Sub
CN 101 passes through Kearns
CP 115 crosses over the CN Gladstone and Rivers Subdivisions
A pair of SD75I's lead a wall of containers from Prince Rupert, BC to Canadian and US markets.
CN 311 passes through Portage La Prairie
While in Winnipeg with my father for the NMRA convention we ventured west to spend a day in downtown Portage la Prairie to catch the action on the parallel CN and CP main lines. At 1450 Via #1, be... (more)
The CANADIAN is bagged by an American. I was absolutely shocked to see this train come rolling around the corner!
There are tracks in those weeds! A westbound train heads out of Portage la Prairie
CN 9518 and 9534 lead a westbound freight through Portage La Prairie
Running 52 minutes late, The Canadian arrives in Portage to pick up some passengers before leaving for points east.