MRL's Day Gas is the third of four eastbounds on the Fourth Subdivision.
With heavy upgrades underway to the 10th Sub, the Night Gas runs the longer, but just as scenic 4th Sub. Seen here ambling along the Clark Fork, they will follow the river for a good portion of th... (more)
With the preferred route undergoing heavy upgrades, the Night Gas takes the long way to Pipeline via the 4th Sub, seen here blasting through a rock cut just east of Frenchtown.
A healthy Montana Rail Link Schilling local crosses Moccasin Lane heading back to Missoula after switching the huge Frenchtown pulp mill on September 22, 2008. Unfortunately, the local doesn’t run... (more)
An eastbound BNSF freight train races through Frenchtown, Montana on the afternoon of Thursday, May 12, 2011. The third unit is Montana Rail Link SD70ACe 4312, hitting home rails for the first tim... (more)
BNSF E-RBENAM-022 rolls down Evaro Hill on the afternoon of October 17, 2010, on Montana Rail Link's 10th Sub. This angle is just east of Inderland Road.
An eastbound grain train decends Evaro Hill on Montana Rail Link's 10th Sub. on the morning of November 25, 2009. It was the second of three empty grain trains that would cross the hill during the... (more)
MRL SD45-2 382 leads the Day Gas back east into Missoula on the morning of May 18, 2009. It's seen here coming down Evaro Hill near Ladyslipper Crossing.
A westbound BNSF coal train waits at the siding in Frenchtown, Montana for the MRL Gas Local on May 10, 2008. While snow remains on the mountains, the greens of spring are slowly returning.
Now with a fresh crew and clear skies Kansas City Southern 4700, in the classic 'Southern Belle' livery, storms west into the sunset at Frenchtown, Montana on March 26, 2008. A wonderful finish to... (more)
SD70ACe 4308 built in 2005 is followed by SD45-2 326 built in 01/1969, GP35 402 built in 01/1964 and GP9 123 built in 12/1957. This lashup is perfectly ordered by age (most recent first) and power... (more)
WB BNSF coal loads behind a quartet of SD60Ms.