A pair of Montana Rail Link SD70ACe's bring the 'Day Gas' local under the searchlight cantilever signals at Plains,MT as the sun begins to peek over the mountains.
Montana Rail Link's Day Gas local cruises east towards Missoula as they fly high over the Clark Fork River in Tarkio. Snowy conditions prevented us from traveling closer to the bridge.
Montana Rail Links 'Day Gas' tears through Plains,MT under the searchlight cantilever signals.
Montana Rail Links 'Day Gas' local has just left Thompson Falls,MT and begins its trip back to Missoula along the Clark Fork River.
The Day Gas heads back to Missoula from Thompson Falls, Montana along the Clark Fork River.
Daybreak brings a thick fog over the Clark Fork River as the MRL Day Gas train heads toward Thompson Falls, Montana.
A pair of blue ACe's lead the daily "Day Gas" train on the Flathead river along MRL's 10th Subdivision.
MRL's Day Gas is the third of four eastbounds on the Fourth Subdivision.
In the Blue Hour a Day Gas local is just underway out of Missoula yard in the early morning hours at Desmet.
The Gas: Montana Rail Link SDP40-2XR No. 290 leads the Day Gas near Perma, Mont. on the afternoon of April 19, 2014. The engine is MRL's only SDP40-2 and was built in 1966 for the Great Nor... (more)
MRL's Day Gas Local winds through the neighborhood of suburban Desmet gaining altitude climbing Evaro Hill on the 3rd Subdivision.
Montana Rail Link SD40-2 256 and SD70ACe 4312 are seen leading the morning gas local up Evaro Hill north of Missoula, Mt - 10/09/2013
"Plains for two": Montana Rail Link SD40-2XR No. 263 leads the Day Gas Local out of the siding at Plains after meeting two westbound freights on a frigid December afternoon. With a classic ... (more)
Nice SD40 frame (former BN 6317).
The day gas heads back to Missoula.