The Sunday night gas is heading for the 10th Sub with the Paradise local power & train behind the usual road power for the gas local.
The long ascent of Marias Pass is almost completed as BNSF 4302 East labors the final mile to the summit amidst lingering patches of snow from a late summer cold front.
A pair of Dash-9s lead a manifest west through the interlocking at Pompey's Pillar on the Big Horn Sub. This area is well known for the large rock that Lewis & Clark carved their initials on durin... (more)
Two very new SD70ACes lead a manifest freight through Bozeman Pass.
A new ES44C4 and an SD75I lead a short manifest west along the banks of the Yellowstone River seen from the parking/resting area outside Springdale, MT on MRL's Second Sub.
BNSF 9859 rolls a loaded coal train west across the causeway west of Trout Creek on the Montana Rail Link as the sun pops out of the clouds just prior to sunset. A nice way to end a cloudy day of ... (more)
The day gas is rolling back to Missoula along the scenic 10th Sub.
Former Wisconsin Southern 3867 now lettered for WAMX, is an ex IC GP39M and is used at a local loading facility in Sidney MT.
Montana Rail Link's Silver Cloud business train crosses Skyline Trestle on its way down Mullan Pass in to Helena
A pair of MRL SD45-2s lead a manifest westbound between two Northern Pacific era signals just west of Big Timber on the Second Sub. Sadly, this was the only train we saw with a pair of these gems ... (more)
A westbound loaded coal train traverses the scenic Lombard Canyon on a beautiful summer morning.
A loaded BNSF coal train heads west between St Regis and Paradise.
The day gas heads back to Missoula along the Flathead River.
Montana Limestone units at Warren, MT.
Hustling West, two SD70ACe's have a short L-M in tow passing some Fall color along the Little Blackfoot River.