Weather is rolling in as an eastbound BNSF coal train catches some afternoon sunlight passing through the Clark Fork Valley between Heron and Noxon, Montana, on February 24, 2015.
A colorful locomotive consist leads BNSF HPASKCK through Lombard Canyon just west of Lombard, Montana, on September 12, 2010. BNSF warbonnet C44-9W No. 729 leads HII sister No. 4536, former Conrai... (more)
The morning gas local has just departed Thompson Falls and is crossing the Thompson River. At Paradise, the train will leave the Clark Fork for a trip over Evaro Hill to Missoula.
On an absolutely gorgeous morning in western Montana, a westbound unit grain train cruises through the big curve at Cyr beneath the backdrop of the Bitterroot Mountains.
Steam Along the Middle Fork: Norfolk & Western No. 611 is not the only streamlined 4-8-4 that brings crowds trackside. Southern Pacific Daylight No. 4449 has been pleasing fans since it was... (more)
Passing an ice-encrusted Frog Pond west of Trout Creek, Montana, on February 22, 2015, is a westbound BNSF coal train led by SD70ACe No. 9141.
Montana Rail Link SD70ACes Nos. 4304 and 4306 push on the rear of a westbound BNSF manifest freight over Austin Creek Trestle (a.k.a. Skyline Trestle) on the climb over Mullan Pass west of Skyline... (more)
BNSF 1049 leads it's train over the top at Marias Summit where it will begin the downhill decent to Whitefish.
A westbound Chicago to Seattle Q train makes easy work of the east slope of Marias Pass at Bison.
Early morning finds a Havre bound ballast extra east of Browning.
Amtrak's Eastbound Empire Builder passes over the impressive Cut Bank Trestle.
After a early morning run over Marias Pass, BNSF 6009 leads a eastbound grain empty across the high plains east of Glacier National Park.
EMD power heads west in the late evening as it leads train HDILPAS across the BNSF Hi Line.
EMD power leads a Dilworth to Pasco general freight over the Cut Bank bridge.