A westbound BNSF Office Car Special meets an eastbound BNSF grain train at Muir, Montana, on Montana Rail Link’s main line over Bozeman Pass on October 7, 2023. This is a deadhead move west as c... (more)
A westbound BNSF Office Car Special climbs Bozeman Pass just east of Muir, Montana, on Montana Rail Link’s Second Subdivision main line on October 7, 2023. This deadhead move is also transportin... (more)
MRL 4402 leads the ML up Bozeman Pass on the evening of June 20th. Usually helper sets on Bozeman are on the back of trains, so to see one on point was a nice surprise.
Reaching the top of their assist with a loaded coal train and falling snow.
Helpers are about to the top of their run up the mountain grade assisting coal loads west.
Westbound helpers out of Livingston are done shoving this Laurel to Pasco freight train up the 1.8% grade over Bozeman Pass. The helpers will now ride to Bozeman before cutting off after meeting 1... (more)
An all EMD powered loaded coal train climbs up Bozeman Pass approaching Muir.
BNSF SD70ACe 9129 leads an all EMD powered coal load up the east side of Bozeman Pass approaching Muir.
Livingston Helper #3 meets Helper #4 shoving hard on the tailend of a loaded coal train at the east end of Muir, MT.
MRL 404 leads the Bozeman Local east into the 1945 approach to the tunnel at Muir. The local will be heading down the remnants of the NP Branch to Gardiner to switch a lumber facility.
The MRL ML descends Bozeman Pass on a warm summer afternoon.
After meeting a loaded grain train at Muir, MRL 250 descends the east slope of Bozeman Pass.
Westbound Roberts Bank loads from the Powder River Basin grind up the east slope of Bozeman Pass just west of Livingston under stormy skies.
A BNSF coal train climbs the east slope of MRL's Bozeman Pass during a wet summer snowstorm
A 3 pack of MRL SD70ACe’s along with the solo DPU shove a loaded BNSF grain train towards the summit of Bozeman Pass west of Livingston