At the Big Lake MN shops. Taken with permission. This is the UTAX 12 with a "wrap" over the red white and blue colors instead of new paint.
Westbound oil empties await crews at Minot yard. Unique power on each including CNJ heritage engine.
A trio of GP 20C ECOs lead local H 20 along open water on Lake Pepin both of which add a decent amount of color to a very white landscape.
East of Duke, the Empire Builder slows for Red Wing. The smell of brake shoe smoke and pancakes with bacon as it went by was an added treat to a perfect shooting day.
Crew change at South St Paul. Olympic Torch Relay engine shows a little wear but still looks good on the point.
CP/UP transfer heads to Western Ave
At the Northtown Diesel Shop-with permission.
Power at shop. On property with permission
Empty rock train returning to Dell Rapids SD awaiting yard crew.
Ten engines lead a grain train across Robert Street bridge
Westbound freight at Camden Bridge
Wabasha Patrol along Lake Pepin
Empty Coke train heading west to Rosemount's Koch Refinery
At the depot in Luverne Mn where the railroad is headquartered. Taken with permission.
Hustle Muscle at Mpls Jct. On the property with permission.