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  1. You Can Go Home Again

    You Can Go Home Again

    CPR 9552 and 9728 at Donald, British Columbia bring a westbound double stack through a iconic Pacific Northwest summer landscape along the Columbia River with sun, water, logging and mountains.
  2. Rocky Mountaineer Climbing to Rodgers Pass

    Rocky Mountaineer Climbing to Rodgers Pass

    The Eastbound Rocky Mountaineer follows the Illecillewaet River through Albert Canyon, British Columbia on its way to Rodgers Pass and Calgary, Alberta.
  3. Mixed Manifest at Three Valley Gap, BC

    Mixed Manifest at Three Valley Gap, BC

    CPR 8753 leads a short eastbound mixed manifest by Three Valley Gap, British Columbia.
  4. Meet Along the Illecillewaet

    Meet Along the Illecillewaet

    CPR 9727 with westbound export wheat meets an eastbound double stack at Illecillewaet, British Columbia.
  5. Empty Grainer Going Home

    Empty Grainer Going Home

    CPR 9715 leads a eastbound of empty grain cars through Illecillewaet, British Columbia on their way back to the Prairies for another load of export wheat.
  6. Almost at the Top

    Almost at the Top

    This westbound hopper train at Glacier, British Columbia will shortly crest Rodgers Pass and begin its decent down to the Columbia River.
  7. First Snow

    First Snow

    This westbound double stack on August 27, 2010 at Glacier, British Columbia will shortly kick over the top and start it decent of Rodgers Pass. Reportedly the first snow of the season is falling in the high country above the pass
  8. Winter Will Come Soon

    Winter Will Come Soon

    CPR 8712 at Glacier, British Columbia with a hopper train for the mines along the Cranbrook Subdivision.
  9. More Stuff

    More Stuff

    CPR 8632 at Redgrave, British Columbia moves a train load of eastbound K Line containers back to the Far East for the next load of stuff going to the heart of North America.
  10. Along the Columbia

    Along the Columbia

    Well used CPR 9673 and a trailing empty grainer rejoin the Columbia River near Redgrave, British Columbia after leaving the Columbia back at Revelstoke.
  11. Down from Rodgers Pass

    Down from Rodgers Pass

    Down from Rodgers Pass CPR 8790 leads a hopper train through Redgrave, British Columbia. The crew has again successfully navigated Rodger Pass via the five mile Connaught Tunnel. Shortly they will mark off at Golden, British Columbia.
  12. Through the Rockies

    Through the Rockies

    CPR 8505 pulls international containers through Redgrave, British Columbia headed for Vancouver and the Far East.
  13. Wheat for China?

    Wheat for China?

    The crew on this westbound grainer at Redgrave, British Columbia have another 68 miles to go along the Mountain Subdivision before they mark off at Revelstoke, BC.
  14. The Shot

    The Shot

    There are a handful of rail photo spots in North America that are iconic. Places like Morants Curve, Bear Creek Bridge, Rock Creek Bridge and Sullivans Curve. After an absence of 30 years the from the CPR I have added Ottertail, British Columbia with shot of a westbound grainer lead by CP 8559.

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