With a classy caboose bringing up the markers, a lengthy Montana Rail Link work train heads into the depths of Lombard Canyon east of Toston, Montana, on June 26, 2016. The train is headed to Whit... (more)
A lengthy Montana Rail Link work train curves along the Missouri River in Lombard Canyon east of Toston, Montana, on June 26, 2016. Two MRL SD40s (rebuilt and labeled SD40-2XRs) Nos. 264 and 257 p... (more)
Three MRL SD45's charge eastward near Reed Point, Montana on a beautiful August morning.
Screaming eastbound, three Montana Rail Link SD45's are in charge of the M-SPOLAU1-06A on a beautiful mid summer morning. The train is skirting the banks of the Yellowstone River, and will shortly... (more)
An empty grain train rolls down the east slope of Mullan Pass towards Helena
I originally posted a shot of this train zoomed in with the signal bridge framing it....and only in reviewing all the shots did I notice something I didn't recall seeing live....the moon! There i... (more)
Now this made for quite a sight climbing out of Missoula across the 10th, especially as they rolled thru the trees in Arlee.
This artifact greets you at the bottom of the drive over MacDonald Pass as you head into Helena.
Local yard crew is working LM before road crew shows up.
This set of helpers was actually used on Laurel-Missoula of the 12th and will get into the yard at the same time as Laurel-Missoula of the 13th, which will not need help over the Pass.
GN once reached Butte, now served via Garrison by BNSF.
Helpers cut in mid-train can be seen just into the curve.