A westbound BNSF grain train enters double track at Summit after climbing the east slope of Marias Pass
Amtrak #8 the eastbound Empire Builder climbs Marias Pass on a hazy Saturday morning.
Montana Rail Links 'Day Gas' local has just left Thompson Falls,MT and begins its trip back to Missoula along the Clark Fork River.
Montana Rail Link GP9 #109 leads the Helena local west by the searchlights at Winston,MT.
BNSF westbound grain train snakes through Hope,ID
A westbound BNSF grain train rolls through one of the many nice angles at Noxon,MT on MRL's 4th Subdivision.
With the abandoned Milwaukee Road bridge spanning the calm waters of the Missouri River, a westbound BNSF intermodal train meets Montana Rail Link's Missoula - Laurel freight at Lombard Montana.
A BNSF coal train works hard up the 2.2% grade of Mullan Pass and across Greenhorn Trestle east of Skyline,MT.
A Montana Rail Link helper set drifts down Mullan Pass rolling by the west end of Skyline siding
Union Pacific empties take the wye off BNSF's quadruple track mainline at 'Thunder Junction West' to get loaded at the largest coal mine in North America.
Union Pacific coal loads hustle south past part of the massive Thunder Basin Coal Company loadout which is the largest surface coal mine in North America.
BNSF SD70ACe's bring a loaded coal train across the North Platte River into Guernsey,WY on a hot 105° afternoon on BNSF's Canyon Subdivision.
Heading back to the Powder River Basin is a BNSF coal empty northbound by Newell Bay at Guernsey State Park,WY on BNSF's Canyon Subdivision.
Arkansas & Missouri Railroad's Monett Turn speeds south through the small town of Purdy behind a pair of former EMDX demonstrators.
Amtrak #20 'The Crescent' rolls through Inman Yard about 10 minutes away from making its stop at Peachtree Station