A coal load has just crested the top of Bozeman Pass, with the MRL helpers cut off BNSF 8409 glides downgrade.
BNSF's westbound Q train with Boeing aircraft's, which it picked up at Laural, tops Bozeman Pass and begins the downhill trip on a late warm summer evening.
Rolling by the siding at Muir, Montana on the MRL's 3rd Subdivision, a westbound BNSF loaded grain train has nearly topped Bozeman Pass and in moments the helper set on the rear will cut off and h... (more)
Last light at the top of Bozeman Pass finds a westbound grain train as it heads downhill.
Early morning finds a westbound vehicle train heading down Bozeman Pass.
Early morning on the eastern slope of Bozeman Pass finds a trio of Montana Rail Link SD40 motors climbing the grade near Muir on the MRL's 2nd Subdivision with a Laurel to Pasco mixed freight.
Livingston helper set #2 shoves on the rear of the Laural-Pasco as it nears the top of Bozeman Pass.
MRL's Missoula-Laurel ML heads west over Bozeman Pass, having just crested the summit and now rolling down hill to Livingston.
After shoving a grain train over Bozeman Pass, Livingston Helper #2 prepares to return home, light power.
Eldridge, ND - Kalama, WA grain loads grind up Bozeman Pass on MRL's 2nd Sub at a crawl... probably less than 10mph!
A BNSF C44-9W and a trio of MRL helpers ease off as they reach the top of Bozeman Pass on the tailend of a loaded grain train.
MRL's Livingston Helper #2 prepares to cut off from BNSF Train G ELRKAL9 11 at the top of the hill at Muir.
Livingston Helper #2 gives everything they've got to get a loaded grain train over Bozeman Pass.
The view from beside I-90 on the top of Bozeman Pass is breathtaking as a Roberts Bank coal load prepares to enter the tunnel at the summit of the previously mentioned mountain pass.
A MRL helper shoves on a DPU of a loaded BNSF coal train across Bozeman Pass, seen here from the chain-up area of I-90. While it was springtime already at my Texas home, work's reason to bring me... (more)