Five blue Ace's help push and pull The LAUPAS up and over Mullan Pass at Skyline Trestle.
The LM train is starting the climb over the Contenital Divide west of Helena.This train will not need helpers with 4 units and a light train.
The LM train is seen racing towards Helena and a crew change.The #4300, #4301 pair always seem to draw the LM & ML trains, today SD40-2 #255 is helping them out.
The class ACe, MRL 4300, leads an 88 car L-M westbound with some gorgeous Montana mountains watching over.
The class ACe, MRL 4300, leads an 88 car L-M westbound.
MRL's SD70ACe Class unit, number 4300, gets a bath between shifts in helper service up Mullan Pass. Taken with permission from MRL.
MRL 4300 leads the 1st half of a grain load around Iron Ridge approaching Weed.
Working west towards Bozeman, MRL 4300 is on the rear of this BNSF grain train enroute from Beatrice, NE to Interbay, WA.
Two Kings of Mullan going back to Helena for another helper job.
The 2 MRL helpers 4313 and 4300 have uncoupled from Westbound BNSF 5317. They are waiting for Eastbound MRL 4310 - just arrived from Missoula - to pass and clear the siding so that they can also t... (more)
Helper 2 returns to Helena after helping a westbound BNSF up the grade.
Mid-train helpers shoving hard
Brand new Montana Rail Link SD70ACe, sporting it's fresh coat of paint.