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  1. end of the line

    end of the line

    Hear, and amtrak train reaches the end of the line at Pontiac MI, the north end of Amtrak's detroit routes.
  2. Local 501

    Local 501

    GTW GP9R# 4612 leads train 501 through Emmett MI, enroute to Port Huron.
  3. Pushing Hard

    Pushing Hard

    CN Train 391 switches cars at GTW (CN) Tunnel Yard in Port Huron, Mi. The train has a mixture of GTW, BNSF, and CN Power. GTW 5932 is in CN Paint Scheme and is the third loco from the head end.
  4. Cryogenic Car on the GTW Flint Sub

    Cryogenic Car on the GTW Flint Sub

    Cryogenic Car on the GTW Flint Sub in 2001.
  5. Michigan Blizzard on the GTW Mt. Clemens Sub.

    Michigan Blizzard on the GTW Mt. Clemens Sub.

    It's 12:24 p.m. on Jan 22, 2005 and one of 4 CN trains to pass by the house in the 3 hour of the Blizzard near M.P. 53 on the GTW Mt. Clemens Sub. This CN train is heading south from Port Huron. The air temp was at 8 degrees with 25 to 35 MPH winds. Total snowfall here was between 16 and 22...
  6. CN fast freight!

    CN fast freight!

    CN train 295, with CN C44-9W 2623 and a BNSF GE unit on lead, blowth through Durand MI.
  7. Early morning meet

    Early morning meet

    A westbound CN meet's 386 @ Emmett to start a LONG day of railranning on the CN Flint sub.
  8. Odd day on CN

    Odd day on CN

    UP SD60(?) 2224 lead's an eastbound CN freight over the Chicago wye off the Flint sub, and onto the Holly sub.
  9. uh..I think we took a wrong turn at Battle Creek!

    uh..I think we took a wrong turn at Battle Creek!

    NS 9614 back's a CN(GTW) train into the Durand MI yard...this is the first time I have seen NS(and the CR unit behind) in Durand.
  10. Sole Survivor

    Sole Survivor

    GTW 6401 (ex DT&I 401) idles on the west leg of the wye. The Port Huron yard is all bottled up with five trains waiting to get out. Many crew were sitting in the cabs waiting for the switches to get deiced by the track crews. This was the first real dumping of snow in the Port Huron area...
  11. GT geep

    GT geep

    GT GP9R 4629(on GT local 501) paused in Granger Indiana..1 mile south of the Indi-Mich border.
  12. Wrong turn at Chicago!!!

    Wrong turn at Chicago!!!

    Stranger from south of the border rests in CN's Walker yard, Edmonton Alberta.
  13. Leaving Tunnel Yard

    Leaving Tunnel Yard

    Some how my text was wrong... This is from September of 2004. A CN Freight pulls west out of Tunnel Yard in Port Huron, Michigan.
  14. GT&W'S Flint Sub

    GT&W'S Flint Sub

    GTW Eastbound Freight Train at East Lansing ( Trowbridge Jct. ), Mi.
  15. That's My Boy!

    That's My Boy!

    He turned one this week. He cut his first tooth on his birthday. He likes his plush puppy. He likes his mom, dad, brothers and chasing the cat. When he hears the train coming, he crawls at his fastest and stands at the storm door to watch them roll by. With hands pressed to the glass and baby...
  16. Michigan Floods

    Michigan Floods

    A CN frieght train heads east for Tunnel Yard in Port Huron on the Grand Trunk Western Mt. Clemens Sub. Kimball, Mi received over 6 inches of rain in 24 hours. I walked down the street to photograph the flooding, catching the train rolling through between more storms. I would have loved to take...
  17. Spring Sunset

    Spring Sunset

    A CN train slowly rolls by near my house as it heads for Tunnel Yard in Port Huron, Michigan. This late evening sunset was in April. The warm spring evening brought some thunderstorms later that night.
  18. Durand Railroad Days

    Durand Railroad Days

    May brings in green leaves and flowers to Michigan. It also brings railfans to Durand's Railroad Days every year the weekend following Mothers Day. Here railfans watch from Durand Union Station as a Central Michigan freight train pulls in from a trip from Saginaw. The train will pull into the...
  19. Central Michigan RR at Durand Railroad Days

    Central Michigan RR at Durand Railroad Days

    Central Michigan crews don't have Saturday off this year. The train slows to drop off the conductor so he can line the train into the CM yard in Durand, Michigan. Many railfans and onlookers watch as this takes place during Railroad Days in Durand, Michigan.
  20. Into the Past

    Into the Past

    To create that which does not exhist comes from the greatest power of the human mind... and Paint Shop Pro, my home built PC, and Nikon 4500 digital camera. Two photos put together. The station is from March 2004, in New Haven, Michigan. The GTW loco from personal collection. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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