GE ES44AC power playing DP at the back end of a long string of empty coal hoppers snaking along the Missouri River through Lombard Canyon, MT. You can check out some of the additional interesting ... (more)
125 coal hoppers heading into the 180° horseshoe along the 'Mighty Mo' Missouri River through Montana's scenic Lombard Canyon destined for a fresh load out of the PRB. You can check out some of th... (more)
100+ grain hoppers winding their way around the big bends of the Missouri River through secluded Lombard Canyon, MT. You can check out some of the additional interesting angles available from this... (more)
A pair of Dash 9's lead a westbound unit grain train over the summit of the Rocky Mountains at Marias Pass, with the mountains of Glacier Park behind.
An eastbound Portland coal train crosses the Clark Fork between Thompson Falls and Belknap, Montana, on the afternoon of September 20, 2012. A colorful locomotive lash up consisting of Union Pacif... (more)
The hottest train on the railroad. - You know it's hot when it's got foreign power (UP) on a foreign railroad (MRL) and only two cars behind. This was a "J" train special out of Fort Worth,... (more)
A matching trio of former BN Executive SD70MAC's lead an empty Roberts Bank coal train over the jointed rail of Montana Rail Link's 10th Subdivision on a warm, albeit wet Winter morning.
Destined for Boardman, Oreg. via the UP in Spokane; a Westbound BNSF coal train skirts the banks of the Mighty 'Mo on a phenomenal day deep within the heart of the scenic Lombard Canyon.
The crew for the afternoon's westbound Laurel to Missoula manifest heads down the lead to their awaiting train just minutes after a pre-summer thunderstorm soaked the area.
Anticipation - Approaching headlights (from BNSF C44-9W #709, not pictured) reflect off the rain soaked sides of a long string of Montana Rail Link 50 ft. boxcars stored in the hole ... (more)
Passing gas: Montana Rail Link’s day gas local passes the DPU of a westbound BNSF coal train in the siding at Plains, Montana, on September 26, 2013. MRL SD40-2XR No. 256 is 34 years older than 20... (more)
Livingston Peak and the snow caped Absaroka Range watch over Montana Rail Link's daily Laurel to Missoula manifest as it begins the hard 1.8% climb up Bozeman Pass west of Livingston, MT.