No mountains, no pines, no thin air...but at least in North Dakota you can get the whole dang train in the shot! The Devil's Lake Local about to switch some rock cars in Emerado.
The Devil's Lake local kicks up some dust as it heads west past DL Switch for its first stop in Larimore to switch some cars.
White face BNSF 1515 on the front of the Devil's Lake Local sweeps the curve westbound in Arvilla...
Heading into the sun and checking me out, the crew of BNSF 2815 lug the Devil's Lake Local westbound. I love seeing these white-face units with the giant BN symbol on the snoot...
A short Devil's Lake Local fronted by a nice white-face GP39M creeps westbound past an eastbound Plasser American rail welder in the tiny town of Emerado.
BNSF 1652 has the Devil's Lake Local with a scant three boxcars up to track speed and heading for a meet with an eastbound intermodal at Emerado. It's pretty neat to see a GP9u running flat out a... (more)
BNSF 2369 chugs the Devil's Lake Local through Emerado enroute to cut some grain cars in Arvilla, Larimore, and down the Mayville Sub.
BNSF 2369 steams out of Grand Forks and splits the signals at DL Switch. The tracks to the right are the wye to the Hillsboro Sub (running by the Amtrak station).
The Digital Rebel XT has arrived!! BNSF 2369 ready to leave the yard on the Devil's Lake sub.
Accelerating past DL Switch and away from Grand Forks, BNSF 2930 chases the sun toward MP 26 to shuffle some cars...