A trio of EMD SD40 types including a rare SDP40 #290 slow to work the town of Townsend, Montana.
A trio of EMD SD40 types including a rare SDP40 #290 lead the 840 local after sunrise near East Helena bound for Logan where it will interchange with the 844 local and return.
MRL's 840 local (Helena to Logan) enters Lombard Canyon along the Missouri River with two ACe's for power.
Running along an empty highway with ten cars, Montana Rail Link’s 844 local heads west through the Jefferson River Canyon east of Sappington, Montana, on May 16, 2013.
The waters of Trout Creek are calm and smooth as the MRL business car special heads west to Kootenai, ID with a large group of people on board heading for a family reunion in Coeur D'Alene.
The engineer on the MRL business car special has his train down to a crawl while crossing over Fish Creek along the MRL's scenic 4th Subdivision between Missoula and St. Regis.
The Montana Rail Link business car train makes a very rare appearance over Lake Pend Oreille while returning from Spokane where the train was wyed after running west out of Missoula in the morning... (more)
MRL's Gas local passes through the Clark Fork Valley at Eddy, as spectacular storm light graces the area.
MRL's Gas local climbs the 2.2% grade out of Missoula traversing the last of the several horseshoe curves on Evaro Hill.
Soaring high over the white waters of the Fish Creek, MRL's Silver Cloud business train crawls West with a train full of passengers. Dennis Washington put on a show for a business partners' family... (more)
MRL's 844 local to Whitehall approaches the Jefferson River which it will follow west through the canyon named after it.
MRL's Gas local passes through storm light at Eddy, Montana AKA God's country.
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.
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)