Following the Missouri River is an eastbound BNSF grain empty at Lombard, Montana, on the morning of June 25, 2020.
BNSF9193 pulls skyward on the 1.8% incline of Bozeman Pass. The heavy westbound coal load is headed for the coal super-port at Roberts Bank. While coal exports from some PRB mines have dipped sign... (more)
The sun rises on a beautiful morning on the Clark Fork River as Montana Rail Link No. 4315 leading a westbound manifest nears the town of Plains Montana.
As the morning sun peeks over the rim of Lombard Canyon, eastbound Montana Rail Link No. 4300 rolls a manifest along the Missouri River and the Lewis and Clark Trail.
Filthy! A Montana Rail Link helper set led by brand-new EMD SD70ACe No. 4305 coasts through Austin, Montana, heading eastbound back to Helena after helping a train up Mullan Pass. The s... (more)
On Montana Rail Link’s Second Subdivision, an eastbound BNSF grain empty meets a westbound BNSF vehicle train at Lombard, Montana, late in the afternoon of July 1, 2016. The Missouri River is on t... (more)
Early morning fog is still burning off on October 3, 2016, as an eastbound BNSF grain train curves toward Trout Creek, Montana.
BNSF GE ES44C4 No. 6965 leads an eastbound coal empty through Lombard, Montana, on June 19, 2014.
BNSF 5927 rolls east with a stack train along the Clark Fork west of Noxon, MT on the Montana Rail Link. It is starting to become a bit more common to see matched paint schemes on BNSF trains afte... (more)
In extreme blizzard conditions, an eastbound BNSF stack train leaves the mountains of Glacier National Park behind as it fights a crosswind coming through Grizzly, Montana, on December 22, 2007.
MRL's Gas local passes through the Clark Fork Valley at Eddy, as spectacular storm light graces the area.
MRL's Gas local passes through storm light at Eddy, Montana AKA God's country.
With the formidable Mission Mountains dominating the horizon to the east, four SD40-2's lead the westbound Night Gas along the tranquil waters of the Flathead River in the fading evening light jus... (more)
A matching trio of former BN Executive SD70MAC's lead an empty Roberts Bank coal train over the jointed rail of Montana Rail Link's 10th Subdivision on a warm, albeit wet Winter morning.