The sweet sound of EMD 645 prime movers fills the mountain air on Bozeman Pass as a westbound BNSF Laurel to Pasco manifest with three MRL SD40-2XR's up front tops the grade at West End on the 2nd... (more)
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.
MRL's Livingston Helper #1 heads back towards the yard at Livingston after shoving a train over Bozeman Pass.
After shoving BNSF coal train C BAMSPB0 78 over Bozeman Pass, Livingston based "Helper #1" floats back into town for the shops.
An old school powered ML rolls into Livingston.
An old school powered ML rolls down Bozeman Pass into Livingston.
LM's helpers return to Helena to assist FIVE other engines on the C-BKMSPB0-63A - a loaded coal train for Boardman, OR.
MRL helpers ease a loaded westbound down the west slope of Bozeman Pass.
Digital Rebel; Canon 75-300 IS lens; ISO100, 1/250 f5.6 Love that late afternoon sun!