The 2001 Santa Train is nearly finished loading 15 tons of toys, candy and gifts at Kingsport. The 13-car train will deadhead to Shelby, KY in about an hour, and return tomorrow with Santa.
This years Snow Flake Express seen some sun and 5 full train runs, Sold out it is all for charity. 4800 tickets sold for Magical Mix Kids.
With the fall colors really starting to show, an inbound Metra is reflected in the station glass as a westbound Amtrak makes it's first stop.
20th Century Railroad Club's "Trains to the Planes" special winds through downtown Oshkosh on it's way north to Neenah to by turned for the return trip to Chicago.
Amtrak 712 makes its station stop at Stockton before it continues for points south.
354 brings a southbound (probably #89) across Neabsco Creek, passing some late fall foliage.
Amtrak California train 712 departs Fresno on time as it heads south.
Departing Stockton about 15 min late, Amtrak California train 712 heads east with quite a interesting set of cars, and lead unit.
Amtrak 390 sit in the rock in down town Carbondale, IL on the first night of December. This train will depart at 07:30 from Carbondale. The Cabbage car will lead the train to Chicago.
An Amtrak "San Diegan" was descending Chatsworth Pass at the "Rocks" on UP's Santa Barbara Sub
Westbound on the Racetrack.
We're stopped on the eastward track at Grand Ave. Interlocking for the abbreviated westbound North Coast Hiawatha with just a Twin Cities consist today.
Just a few minutes from Washington, 29 sprints through the Maryland suburbs on the eve of the summer solstice.