0:26 First Up - GTW X5806 East. Runs Monday through Saturday between Muskegon and Saginaw Michigan. GTW GP38 5806 and GP40 (ex DT&I) 6404
02:19 C&O X4387 North (the Hot Auto Parts Train) runs north empty. This train runs daily, delivering hot auto parts out of northern Michigan to the Auto Assembly Plant on the Marquette/Conrail line out of Grand Rapids Michigan on my son's layout. GP40-2 C&O 4387 & B&O 4435.
02:40 C&O #312 southbound. This train runs 7 days a week from Traverse City to Grand Rapids, Michigan. C&O GP7 5743, B&O GP9 6463, GP40-2 WM 4259 and B&O 4200
03:15 GTW X6404 West passes. This train runs Monday through Saturday from Saginaw to Muskegon, Michigan. GTW GP40 6404 and GP 38 5806
6:02 Amtrak 378 Southbound runs through at 6:02 AM. This train runs daily from Traverse City, through Grand Rapids and on to Detroit and Toledo Ohio. F40PH 375
07:40 C&O Train 311 northbound . This train runs 7 days a week from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, Michigan. C&O GP40 4089, GP35 3567 and B&O 3509.
10:00 apx. GTW X6046 (the Local Freight) arrives to work the C&O Interchange and other local industries. This train works Monday through Friday out of Cotter Yard up the hill at Milten Heights, Michigan.
11:00 apx. The GTW Local shoving across the C&O diamond, about to head back up the hill to Milten Heights Cotter Yard.
13:30 apx. C&O X3509 South, the South Local, running cars to the GTW Interchange . It leaves it's train outside of Milten to work the GTW Interchange before continuing south. B&O GP 35 3509 and C&O 3567.
13:45 (apx) C&O X3509 south (the South Local) returning to it's train from the GTW interchange.
14:00 (apx.) South Local finally heads south to work a few industries. This train works out of Traverse City Michigan and services the businesses almost to Grand Rapids and back Monday through Friday. On Saturday, it only serves the large Hooker Chemical Plant at Mitchell Michigan
C&O X3567 North (the South
Local) passes through northbound, headed home for the night.
19:09 Coal Extra 4067 N runs empties from Grand Rapids to Traverse City, in a convoluted run back to the coal mines. Power is GP40 4067 and GP40-2 4167.
23:45 Last train of the day, Amtrak 377 Northbound. The train runs 7 days a week from Toledo, to Detroit, through Grand Rapids to Traverse City and is funded by the State of Michigan. Normally 2 coaches and a "diner" (food service car), an extra coach and baggage are added on the weekend runs.