These are some informative links for planning a rail fan trip
This site covers scanner frequencies, railfan sites and some symbols
This site is for Chicago area rail junctions
Fort Wayne Area
Great site for NS through northern Ohio. to Waterloo IN
http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&outpu ... oom=3&zp=U
Feel free to add more
Give us a run down of what you saw, post pictures if you'd like...any info is welcome.