This cab end view of GN NW3 was taken at Whitefish, MT in August 1994 when the paint was freshly applied on the unit. My last visit showed a much more faded unit with a herald missing. The unit is... (more)
GN 181, a rare NW3 locomotive now lives on displayed at Whitefish, MT. GN owned 10 of the 13 built. This one was built in March 1942, rated at 1000 hp and could be found in switching, local freigh... (more)
Great Northern NW3 #181, despite its paint showing signs of wear, still proudly stands guard next to the depot in Whitefish. The classic EMD was built in 3/1942, S/N 1720, and was restored and pla... (more)
GN 181 shows off its new paint in August 1994. The NW3 was placed near the x-GN Whitefish, MT depot. It was one of the rarest models built by Electro Motive, with only 7 being built, all for GN. I... (more)
Family colors. The newest of BNSF's fleet meets one of GN's oldest surviving diesels as a westbound behind ES44C4 8005 pauses at Whitefish for a crew change. The NW3 was ordered specifically for p... (more)
Holiday decorations still line Central Avenue in downtown Whitefish as the town prepares for their big Winter Carnival. A rare GN NW3 (originally bought for Duluth-Grand Forks passenger trains) si... (more)
Rare GN NW-3 rests on display just wet of the Whitefish depot.
Static display at Whitefish Amtrak depot. Taken during short stop of the Empire Builder.
Busy scene at the Whitefish Amtrak station with the arrival of the Empire Builder.
One of seven built exclusively for the Great Northern, #181 survives as a display in Whitefish, Montana. Here, dressed up for the Holidays. Sister unit #179 is rumored to be operational, right h... (more)
Great Northern 181 on display at the Whitefish, MT depot