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)
This Spokane to Alliance, TX, Q-train needed some help to get up the 1.9% Bozeman Pass grade eastbound. A 3 unit helper set is shoving on the rear end with just 1 unit online. Here the freight/sta... (more)
The Livingston Helpers are heading back to Livingston after shoving a coal train to Bozeman. Hard to believe this SDP40-2 is still working tonnage for the MRL in 2022. The unit is paired with a pa... (more)
Two SD60Ms and a couple SD40-2s are on the point of a westbound coal train coming over the summit of Bozeman Pass at West End, MT. Five MRL SD40 and 45s were shoving.
A pair of Montana Rail Link SD40-2XR's lead a short LAUBOZ freight as they emerge from the tunnel at the summit of Bozeman Pass in West End, Montana and catch the last sliver of evening sunlight.... (more)
MRL 250 exits Bozeman tunnel on a a fine summer evening.
Bozeman turn over the top Led by SD45 No. 355, Montana Rail Link’s Bozeman turn descends Bozeman Pass at West End, Montana, on a rainy afternoon of July 2, 2019.
SPOLAU with a considerable assist into Livingston.
The Bozeman Helpers shove on the rear of a long ML to get it over the hump at the west end of Bozeman Tunnel.
A "Super" grain empty climbs Bozeman Pass. The train passes a HLAUPAS tuck away at West End with MRL helpers on the rear end. Heavy snow in the higher elevations the past day has everyth... (more)
MRL SD70ACe 4403 is looking pretty good at West End, MT.
Livingston Helper #2 shoves a loaded diesel train over Bozeman Pass' summit at West End.
With a solid set of EMD power up front, a loaded coal train puts on a show exiting the Bozeman Tunnel at West End, MT.
Coal loads exit the Bozeman Tunnel.
MRL SD70ACe 4403 brings up the rear of a loaded diesel train heading into the west portal of the Bozeman Tunnel.