Heading east on Montana Rail Link’s main line across Montana, is a BNSF grain empty curving below the towering cliffs at Lombard, Montana, on the morning of July 1, 2017.
Westbound mixed freight glides through West Glacier, MT.
On a cold winter day in Trout Creek, Montana, an eastbound BNSF grain train crosses Bridge 55 on February 9, 2014.
Covered with snowThree Burlington Northern locomotives sit in a snow-covered Essex yard in Montana the day after Christmas in 1998. They had the holiday off, and it didn’t take long for... (more)
Amtrak’s eastbound Empire Builder passes over Two Medicine Bridge at East Glacier, Montana, on February 28, 1997. Powering No. 8 is GE P40DC No. 813 and two older EMD F40PHs, Nos. 374 and 326.
After making a trip up the Harrison Branch, Montana Rail Link’s local out of Logan works light engine through Jefferson River Canyon to Whitehall, Montana, on September 10, 2011.
An eastbound BNSF vehicle train flies over the causeway west of Trout Creek, Montana, on Montana Rail Link’s Fourth subdivision on October 1, 2016.
Westbound BNSF freight HKCKSPO is taking the siding to meet an eastbound at Thompson Falls, Montana, on October 1, 2014. Three leased Montana Rail Link SD45s (382, 319 and 328, now labeled SD45-2s... (more)
BNSF 7640 leads an eastbound empty oil train across the causeway along the Clark Fork near Trout Creek, MT on Montana Rail Link during a sun break on an otherwise cloudy and rainy weekend.
MRL 4308 and 4312 ease the Laurel-Missoula manifest around a tight curve along the Missouri River near Lombard, MT in the heart of Lombard Canyon. This is one of the few daily trains that actually... (more)
The UP 3020 trails on the back of the MSBPC 09 as it slowly descends the grade down Monida Pass between Monida, MT and Spencer, ID.
The MSBPC 09 led by a trio of SD70ACe's powers across the Red Rock River Valley near Dell, Montana.
UP 8745 leads the MSBPC around the mountainside near the Clark Canyon Reservoir on the UP Montana Sub.
BNSF 5946 gets a wave from Eddy the snowman at the causeway near Trout Creek, MT. The westbound coal train did not bother to stop and party with Eddy, whose life span was likely to be cut short wi... (more)
BNSF 8491 leads a westbound coal train onto the causeway west of Trout Creek, MT in light rain and fog. The Montana Rail Link train is headed to Hauser, ID to interchange with BNSF.