Paradise Local ran to Thompson Falls before sunrise to get around daylight MOW. Train will now head down to Saint Regis.
Westbound Conoco loads for Pipeline glide along the Clark Fork.
The colorful containers certainly add to the fall colors along the Clark Fork River
A coal train follows the contours of the Clark Fork River near Eddy Montana
Loaded WB coal trains take the 4th sub at Desmet (south track). The 4th sub via St Regis is 42 miles longer than the 10th sub via Evaro, but the grade is much easier.
Approaching Paradise in the magnificent Clark Fork Valley landscape
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)