A westbound BNSF stack train crosses Goat Lick Trestle along the Middle Fork of the Flathead River just east of Essex amid the golden colors of autumn in Montana’s Glacier National Park country on... (more)
A westbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe stack train drops downgrade through Marias, Montana, on September 9, 1999, powered by BN SD40-2 No. 7031, former Santa Fe SD40-2 No. 6753, BN SD40-2 No. 80... (more)
Amtrak’s eastbound Empire Builder crosses Sheep Creek Trestle just east of Essex, Montana, on October 6, 1997, while traversing the border of scenic Glacier National Park.
The jagged mountains of Glacier National Park fill the background behind an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe stack train at Bison, Montana, on the morning of June 4, 2002.
Snow dusts the mountains of Glacier National Park on Marias Pass on the autumn day of October 8, 2018, as a westbound BNSF grain train approaches Bison, Montana.
A respite from the clouds illuminates an eastbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe stack train climbing Marias Pass at Marias, Montana, on the morning of June 5, 2002. Santa Fe GE C44-9W No. 665 lead... (more)
Skirting the southern border of Glacier National Park, a westbound BNSF vehicle train passes through Marias, Montana, under a mountain backdrop not long after crossing the summit of Marias Pass on... (more)
A westbound BNSF grain train has crossed Marias Pass in Montana and now passes through some autumn colors on the west side of the route as it approaches Nyack on October 10, 2018.
A westbound BNSF manifest freight train passes through Marias, Montana, under a mountain backdrop courtesy of Glacier National Park not long after crossing the summit of Marias Pass on October 8, ... (more)
An eastbound BNSF manifest freight thunders through Nyack, Montana, headed for a crossing of Marias Pass on October 8, 2018. Announcing another return to winter, the trees are turning brilliant ye... (more)
A heavy westbound BNSF grain train tops Marias Pass in a light snowfall at Summit, Montana, on October 10, 2018. Winter always seems to come early to the higher elevations of Big Sky Country.
An eastbound BNSF stack train crosses the bridge over Two Medicine River at East Glacier, Montana, on October 8, 2018.
Early season snow dusts the scene on the edge of Glacier National Park as a westbound BNSF grain train passes through Marias, Montana, after summiting the pass on October 10, 2018.
A westbound BNSF grain train passes Amtrak’s Empire Builder making its station stop at Essex, Montana, on December 24, 2007.
Two helper sets and some snow fighting equipment sits in BNSF’s Essex yard on the night of December 27, 2007, poised to do battle with the grades of a snowy Marias Pass in Montana.