The sun poked through with seconds to spare for a sharp looking pair of INRD SD9043MACs. This empty coke train is headed for Flint Hills Resources in Rosemount, MN.
Having been delayed somewhere up around Red Wing, train #270 is now taking full advantage of their VIP pass behind Amtrak 8, rolling through the curves of Maple Springs at every bit of track speed... (more)
INRD 9011, 9001 lead 74 loads of coke down the CP River Sub back to Indiana.
The lines on the frozen river were just incredible this morning as an old Milwaukee Road bandit heads east thru Maple Springs with a train for Kansas City.
With MILW 261 out for servicing, SP 4449 was used for the Fall Excursions held every year on the Mississippi River. Tickets are on sale for this years trips, not sure what the power will be yet.
4449 steams through Maple Springs on an unseasonably cold day in October.
CP 2816 cruises along the Mississippi River along the former Milwaukee Road at Maple Springs, just east of Lake City, Minn. en route to Milwaukee and Chicago.
261 Starting out her day of excursions along the mighty mississippi.