Spent diesel fuel fills the sky as 92 cylinders of EMD 645's battle hard up the 1.0% grade past the NP-era searchlights protecting the control point at West Louisville. The crawl will end in a lit... (more)
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.
A hair over 7100 tons was too much for three SD45's, so the crew added an unmanned helper set to the headend for dynamic brake effort down the 2.2% Mullan Pass, seen here with its' train strung ou... (more)
After picking up two SD40-2XR's to take East, 92 cylinders of EMD 645's hustle a heavy Spokane, WA to Laurel, MT manifest out of Helena moments before sunset.
10,800 horsepower of EMD 20 cylinder goodness roars past the second most famous barn in Montana.