First Aired Saturday, March 21, 2009
The story of a heavy Burlington Northern train, assisted by powerful helper units, dramatically unfolds on the original Northern Pacific Route carved across the Continental Divide in Montana. This program now allows a viewer to experience the steep and treacherous grade, the towering trestles, and the historic Mullan tunnel. Filmed entirely on the majestic Continental Divide in Montana. Produced by John Wheeler, Silvertip Productions.