A rugged Mission Range looms over Montana Rail Link’s night gas local rolling westbound along the Flathead River past milepost 44 near Dixon at McDonald, Montana, on June 26, 2020.
Montana Rail Link’s gas local heads eastbound out of Dixon, Montana, on the railroad’s Tenth Subdivision main line on the morning of October 16, 2018.
Evening light blankets western Montana, as the famed Gas Local cruises west out of Plains with the dynamic duo up front.
Montana Rail Link’s day gas local crosses the Thompson River east of Thompson Falls, Montana, and is following the Clark Fork on MRL’s Fourth Subdivision main line on October 14, 2018.
Seen high above Evaro Hill, at the crest, rests one of the more iconic trestles along the MRL… seen here supporting the evening Gas train with a healthy cut for Thompson Falls.
MRLs ‘Night Gas’ wastes no time on the 4th sub west of Paradise, Montana as they head for Pipeline.
Montana Rail Link’s night gas local approaches the junction with MRL’s Fourth Subdivision main line at Paradise, Montana, on June 26, 2020.
The gas local heads works west along the Clark Fork River as it approaches Plains.
The Day Gas local heads back to Missoula approaching Arlee on the 10th Sub.
MRL SD70ACe 4406 glides through Parma with a short "Day Gas" local in tow.
MRL's "Day Gas" local is eastbound between Paradise and Parma on the 10th Sub running alongside the Flathead River.
MRL's "Day Gas" local heads onto the 10th Sub at Paradise, MT.
MRL's "Day Gas" local heads east on the 10th Sub between Parma and Dixon alongside the Flathead River.
With the calm Flathead River acting as a mirror on a beautiful fall afternoon, MRL's Gas Local cruises through this scene on it's way to Missoula.
MRL 4406 leads the night gas local towards Thompson Falls on the 10th Subdivision.