A trio of MRL blue SD40-2s lead a combined Jimbo and empty rail train back to Missoula, MN along the MRL 10th subdivision.
A pair of blue ACe's lead the daily "Day Gas" train on the Flathead river along MRL's 10th Subdivision.
Passing by an abandoned homestead on the Flathead River, Montana Rail Link’s Day Gas Local heads back to Missoula, Montana on MRL's 10th Subdivision.
Eastbound BNSF No. 4698 leads empty coal cars along the Flathead River along the 19th Subdivision near Perma.
lead by eastbound BNSF No. 4404, an empty coal train follows the Flathead River on the MRL 10th Subdivision.
Progress is at hand! Seen here while the Night Gas hustles by is the new approach signal for Dixon, which is being upgraded to a full length, CTC siding.
With spring maintenance windows in effect on MRL's 4th Subdivision, both Day and Night Gas trains moved to an earlier schedule to ensure their turn between Missoula and Thompson Falls. On this aft... (more)
Now this made for quite a sight climbing out of Missoula across the 10th, especially as they rolled thru the trees in Arlee.
Night Gas Local has completed its run of the 10th Sub and will rejoin the 4th into Thompson Falls & Pipeline.
The ever-changing BNSF roster still gets my hopes up when I hear certain number series over the scanner....pretty much everything I used to know has moved on, either in numbering or off the roster... (more)