IC 101 rests in Kokomo after a long month of running the Polar Bear Express.
IC 101 charges out of Kokomo, Indiana leading ITM's Polar Bear Express train.
IC 101 approaches Lincoln, Indiana as it goes over Deer Creek.
IC 101 smokes out of Kokomo, Indiana on the last run of the ITM Polar Bear Express for the year.
IC 101 (EMD E8) sits in the small TP&W yard in Logansport, Indiana. A small group of outstanding citizens very recently took off the IPH logo and uncovered the IC logo.
Prior to 2017, I had to travel far & wide for elaborate Santa-type trains. Often times this would place me in many "Eleventh Hour" scenarios, such as this, with 2013 being the last year... (more)
Standing the test of time, the depot at Weyerhauser has seen many different railroads in its day, and fortunately appears to have a good future. The beautiful E9's were running on the Santa Train ... (more)
Reading the Illinois Central E unit was to lead the 2013 CN Holiday train I thought I should get out to see this train never knowing how long the 101 would remain. I spent the full day from Gilma... (more)
Lots of buzz over the newly repainted CN #102... besides the fact that it never leads the overly large and out of place CN logo still keeps these two gorgeous motors as the classiest in the fleet ... (more)
A light snow falls as Santa arrives in the town of Danforth along the Main Line of Mid-America!
Back home after the Santa Train Run.
With temps barely at 10 degrees, the annual CN-IC Santa Special races towards Gibson City and will work its way back to Melvin later in the day.
IC E9 101 sits in Clifton with the 2013 CN Santa Train.