MRL's first Livingston helper set shoves on the rear of a westbound grain load as it passes Muir.
BNSF's westbound Alliance to Portland Q train arrives at the east end of Livingston with a fairly new 3252 leading.
MRL's 2nd Livingston helper set is shoving on the rear of a westbound coal load as it climbs Bozeman Pass.
BNSF 8515 leads an eastbound general freight thru Greycliff, MT in the late afternoon.
A westbound MRL ballast train descends Winston Hill just west of Louisville, MT on a fine fall afternoon. SD40-2XR 265 is in the lead with SD45 355 trailing, one of only two remaining SD45s curren... (more)
A loaded oil train has just crested the 5,562 foot high Bozeman Pass and starts easing down the 1.9% grade into the namesake town of Bozeman.
14,748 tons of crude oil struggle up the 1.8% grade on the east side of Bozeman Pass.
The first of two mountain grades has been conquered for this Laurel to Missoula manifest freight as it eases out of the tunnel on the top of Bozeman Pass.
Slowly sneeking along the Missouri River through the scenic Lombard Canyon is this coal unit train.
What a photo angle this would have been for shooting the Milwaukee Road! A train would emerge from Tunnel 9, slalom through the remainder of 16-Mile canyon, cross 16-Mile Creek twice, then make a ... (more)
On the morning of July 4th MRL and 2 Livingston helpers out running to move several westbound's over Bozeman Pass. Here helper #2 returns to town as it makes it's way down the pass.
At west Livingston MRL 4307 shoves hard on the rear of a westbound coal load along with MRL 259 and 4405.
A westbound BNSF coal load as just picked up a 3 unit MRL helper set for the climb up Bozeman Pass.
A coal load has just crested the top of Bozeman Pass, with the MRL helpers cut off BNSF 8409 glides downgrade.
BNSF 3886 leads this Pasco to Laural freight downgrade towards Livingston.