Three MRL SD45's charge eastward near Reed Point, Montana on a beautiful August morning.
Screaming eastbound, three Montana Rail Link SD45's are in charge of the M-SPOLAU1-06A on a beautiful mid summer morning. The train is skirting the banks of the Yellowstone River, and will shortly... (more)
Crossing the Yellowstone at a location known as Twin Bridges, engineer Dave Steel keeps the 318 West and company under control on a breezy and warm Fall afternoon. A few hours later, the 318 would... (more)
The rushing waters of the beautiful Yellowstone River are drowned out by three 645-20's in the eighth notch which are fighting a stiff headwind and 7900 tons of Laurel to Spokane manifest traffic.... (more)
Three of MRL's SD45-2XRs roar west along the Montana countryside with 8025 tons of mixed freight in tow. The leader would later throw a ground relay and be replaced at Livingston with a SD40-2XR.
Sprinting East along the Yellowstone River, three SD45's have a heavy Spokane, WA to Laurel, MT manifest in tow, catching some of the first rays of sun for the morning.
Montana Rail Link SD45's 318, 351, and 382 roar Eastbound, leaving the Crazy Mountains behind, and charges into the first rays of sunlight near Big Timber, Montana with BNSF's Spokane, Washington ... (more)
The Montana Rail Link gas train runs along the Clark Fork at track speed at Plains, Montana. The train will stop at Paradise before continuing to Missoula.
The Montana Rail Link gas local heads into sunlight just west of Plains, Montana leaving the snow flurries behind.
Montana Rail Link’s gas local is westbound along a frozen Clark Fork approaching Thompson Falls, Montana, on a cold January 24, 2013. A rebuilt SD45 that MRL labels an SD45-2, No. 318 leads a newe... (more)
Montana Rail Link's westbound Gas Local skirts the partially frozen Clark Fork River just east of Thompson Falls, Montana. A former Southern Pacific SD45 leads the train with an SD70ACe trailing. ... (more)
Montana Rail Link SD45 #318 takes the gas local from Thompson Falls, MT to Missoula, MT seen here along the Clark Fork just west of Plains, Montana.