Air pressure problems slows this outbound train. A replacement MU cable will be needed before continuing. I guess -2 degrees will do this.
Kickin' up snow... finally.
Finally some snow!
A pair of pumpkins clear a switch before reversing into the T-yard. A switch is being looked at in the foreground.
Blasting past the old, stylish depot towards Alma, Wisconsin.
Frost covers prairie grass as this coal train pulls into Xcel Energy's plant.
Tinder dry leaves cling to trees for one of the last fall shots this year.
The Wild Thing roller coaster spans the sky in Valley Fair Amusement Park. This Geep deals with grain cars just west of UP's Valley Park Yard.
This locomotive typically lurks in the shadows, pushing and pulling ADM tankers and grain hoppers.
Here is this lil switcher up close. A little worse for wear since this photo http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=136480
Birds got late warning of this vehicle train as it approached. I barely got ahead of it for this shot.
Amtrak is lending power to tomorrow's excursion of the 261 down to Winona, MN.
A GP 10 and GP40 pull 6 cars around the wye on their way to Monticello, MN.