Montana Rail Link’s Day Gas Local approaches Eddy, Montana, on September 20, 2012. Electro-Motive Division SD45 (MRL now classes it as a SD45-2) No. 346 is freshly painted in the new paint scheme ... (more)
The Missoula bound gas local skirts along the thin edge of flat earth between the Clark Fork and steep mountain side as heavy flurries fall even though large pockets of golden sunlight shine into ... (more)
MRL 346 an SD45 and an SD40 roll east along the Clark Fork with the morning gas train returning from the unloading facility at the east end of Thompson Falls, MT to Missoula. It will return later ... (more)
The Montana Rail Link gas local creates a white line across the golden grasses that stretch between the river and mountains.
The white tank cars of the gas local caress the bank of the Flathead River on there way east from Thompson Falls to Missoula, Montana. The gas local is the missing link between the two pipelines. ... (more)
Montana Rail Link's Gas Local heads east along the crystal clear Flathead River west of Perma, Montana, on MRL's 10th Subdivision. The Gas Local carries gasoline, diesel fuel, and jet or aviation ... (more)
Montana Rail Link Livingston shop workers pause as a crane lifts a cooling fan from SD45 no. 346. The workers replaced the faulty fan quickly, and the 346 was out of the shop just a couple of hour... (more)
Passing by a long-abandoned homestead along the Flathead River, Montana Rail Link’s Day Gas Local heads back to Missoula on September 21, 2012.
Passing by the window of a long-abandoned homestead along the Flathead River, Montana Rail Link’s Day Gas Local heads back to Missoula on September 20, 2012.
On a quiet Saturday morning, under smoke-filled skies due to wildfires further west, MRL 346 and 263 lead the Gas Local empties eastbound along with Clark Fork River.
MRL 346 and 263 lead the Gas Local empties eastbound through Perma on their journey back to Missoula.
Montana Rail Link 346 flies out of a small snow squall heading east towards Dixon, Montana.
The Montana Rail Link gas local snakes along the Flathead River just east of Perma, Montana led by MRL 346.
The Montana Rail Link gas local is on their way to Missoula as they pass by the old depot in Dixon, Montana.
The Montana Rail Link gas local glides east towards Missoula, Montana. Taken at Dixon, MT.