A westbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe intermodal train curves through West Bison, Montana, on a sunny October 6, 1997.
The 5476 East in the lap of the mountains.
No time for breakfast as I played hopscotch with the 4302 East along the Hi Line on a delightful Saturday morning.
BNSF 6080 and CSXT 5361 work grain loads toward the summit at Marias Pass. The train is running around the westbound intermodal seen in the background - apparently tied up.
BNSF ES44DC 7419 is seen leading an eastbound grain at Bison, Mt - 15/09/2013
An eastbound manifest rolls down the east slope of Marias Pass as a local horse seems more interested in the photographer.
Amtrak’s Empire Builder approaches the summit of Marias Pass east of Bison, Montana, on October 9, 1996. Morning sun glints brightly off the sides of stainless steel Superliner cars as the train p... (more)
Burlington Northern Santa Fe train No. 14 heads east through the snow at Bison, Montana, on February 28, 1997. Former Colorado and Southern SD40 No. 6339 leads the train into an oppressive wind, w... (more)
Eastbound on the east side of Marias Pass.
These solid green unit grain trains with matching units were the pinnacle for Cascade Green fans. Here a pair of helpers shove a loaded train towards the summit of Marias Pass.
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe grain train travels over a stormy Marias Pass just east of Bison, Montana, on October 4, 1997. At this location, winter is coming!
A nice sandwich of green and H1 on this eastbound coming off Marias Pass.
Westbound loaded grain train works up the east side of Marias Pass.
Nice friendly wave from the engineer as the eastbound Builder scoots down the east slope of Marias Pass.
Easbound freight on a colorful Marias Pass in 1998. The Santa Fe paint added to the color.