An extra Day Gas trots along on the jointed rail of the MRL's 10th Subdivision.
The Gas: Montana Rail Link SDP40-2XR No. 290 leads the Day Gas near Perma, Mont. on the afternoon of April 19, 2014. The engine is MRL's only SDP40-2 and was built in 1966 for the Great Nor... (more)
Leasers: Nine of Montana Rail Link's SD45-2s are earning their keep this spring by being leased to BNSF Railway. Most of the engines, like MRL No. 329 and its sister seen here at Alberton, ... (more)
Montana Rail Link's 844 Local is westbound near Whitehall, Montana, on October 1, 2013. The local serves Whitehall on the Fifth Subdivision as needed, with the hopper behind the locomotive to be s... (more)
MRL 703, 702 & 705 are the power for the westbound "Night Gas Local" on the evening of September 7, 2005.
MRL 115 & 125 sit with the eastbound Paradise local in tow in front of the Paradise, MT depot while the crew tells the dispatcher that they are ready for their trip.
The trio of MRL's SD35 (705, 702 & 703) are reflecting in the Clark Fork River while pulling the empty "day gas local" near Woodlin, MT on September 8, 2005.
Led by EMD SD40-2XR No. 261, Montana Rail Link's day gas local travels along the Clark Fork west of Plains at Weeksville, Montana, on May 6, 2012.
In the mornig of September 7, 2005 MRL 115 and 125 can be seen switching the small yard at Paradise, MT.
Rumbling along the Missouri River on the morning of September 12, 2011, are two Montana Rail Link SD40-2XRs (Nos. 252 and 253) powering MRL’s Helena Local into Lombard, Montana. In the foreground ... (more)
MRL 321 leads 3 more flared SD-45s and half of a unit grain train in October of 2008 just below Austin on MRL's 3rd Subdivision over Mullan Pass
Montana Rail Link’s Laurel to Missoula manifest freight curves along the Little Blackfoot River between Avon and Garrison, Montana, on the nice spring day of May 6, 2012.
MRL Laurel to Missoula train LM climbing Mullan Pass crossing Skyline trestle.
Montana Rail Link’s 840 local arrives at Sappington, Montana, on September 12, 2011. Two rebuilt SD40s that MRL classifies as SD40-2XRs power the train which is traveling along the abandoned Milwa... (more)