The night gas crosses Fish Creek trestle Westbound on a rare run up the 4th Sub to Paradise
MRL's night gas local shoots underneath the Northern Pacific era searchlight cantilevers signals in Plains Montana, along Montana Rail Link's 4th Subdivision.
The Montana Rail Link's night gas local with its famous white tank cars follow the Clark Fork River west of Plains, Montana, on MRL's 4th Subdivision. The cars are destended for Thompson Falls whe... (more)
With spring maintenance windows in effect on MRL's 4th Subdivision, both Day and Night Gas trains moved to an earlier schedule to ensure their turn between Missoula and Thompson Falls. On this aft... (more)
MRL's night gas local heads off into the sunset.
Just moments before the sun slipped behind the mountains at 2107hrs, MRL's night gas local rolls along the Flathead River just went of Dixon, MT with a four pack of SD40-2s.
Before the new SD70ACe locomotives arrived on the property, MRL powered the Gas Locals with a trio of SD35s. Here MRL 702, 703 & 705 lead the train westbound out of Missoula into the evening ligh... (more)
MRL Night Gas on Evaro Hill on the way to Thompson Falls. Must be a nice view from those houses.
MRL Night Gas departs Missoula under a classic NP signal bridge.
MRL Night Gas between Arlee and Ravali on the 10th Sub. That jointed rail sure did sound good.
MRL Night Gas at East Lothrop. The list of things that make a train look small is short, but that tree and those mountains sure are on it.
MRL Night Gas heading up Evaro Hill.
MRL Night Gas heading through Plains passed a chip truck that just crashed near the ROW (look at the right in the background).
MRL Night Gas heading through Perma on the 10th Sub heading toward Thompson Falls, MT for offloading.