A short ballast train eases to a stop while a crew member walks up to the MOW crew to prepare the train to dump on Skyline Trestle.
A 80 car LM grinds up the grade over Greenhorn Gulch between Skyline and Weed behind a pair of MRL's newest SD70ACes.
A short maintenance of way train with one of MRL's SD40-2XRs rolls over Skyline Trestle just below the summit of Mullan Pass.
MRL's lone SDP40-2XR easily handles this short ballast train eastward out of Garrison on the way to their work site on Mullan Pass.
Three MRL SD45-2XRs lead a handful of BNSF locomotives and another MRL SD45-2XR eastbound out of Helena right after sunrise on a beautiful early fall day in Montana.
The Helena local is heading into Lombard Canyon on their way to Logan.
The Helena local is working an industry in Townsend on a beautiful morning.
Helena yard power is setting over a centerbeam flat loaded with ties while big ACe helper power lays over at the engine terminal.
The Hamilton local heads north near Larry Creek at Luby Lane south of Florence after making a run from Missoula south to Victor, MT. This weekend run is handled by Geeps 113 and 127 which will ret... (more)
MRL called this an "unmanned" helper leading H-KCKSPO out of the west portal on Bozeman Pass. The road crew picked up this set at Livingston and cut it off here at West End for the "... (more)
A future Boeing 737 flies high over skyline trestle heading up to Mullan Pass.
The MRL local handling the Hamilton branch leaves Missoula yard on MRL and begins a slow trip down to Victor, MT on a rainy May day in 2013.
MRL 4401 and 4400 lead the LM in to Livingston with a lone SD45 MRL 326 trailing and 4 brand new SD70ACe's MRL4404, 4407, 4406 and 4405 dead in tow. The 326 and the 4 new ACe's would be dropped ... (more)
On a warm fall afternoon a leased trio of MRL 45's leads a BNSF train bound for Washington through the beautiful Montana countryside.
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.