Amtrak's Boston Section of the Lakeshore Limited, P449, picks up speed as it bypasses CSX's Nevins Yard, giving a few friendly horn taps for the photographer.
AMTK 40 sits at the temporary station while the Denver Union Station was off line for renovation. Notice there are no catenaries for commuter rail nor the plethora of high rise office or high pri... (more)
Twisting downhill on the east side of Raton Pass, the Southwest Chief will soon be in Trinidad, Colo. The short climb up and down Raton, while only about 20 miles in length, will take the train an... (more)
The Southwest Chief passes the semaphores at the west end of Colmor, N.M., as it heads east.
The eastbound Southwest Chief passes through the trio of semaphores at Chapelle on the Raton Line.
My previous visit to Marias Pass five years ago did not include a shot here, so I made it a point to add my name to the long list of railfans with a picture of the eastbound Empire Builder on the ... (more)
Running nearly an hour late affords this side-by-side photo of P301 with P091....301 actually ran ahead of them at Orlando. 91 will pass a "2000" here and, in about 30 more seconds, yet... (more)
With the sun starting to get that evening glow, Amtrak 147 comes into Manassas for its station stop.
On a spectacular late summer day, the eastbound Empire Builder is nearly to the summit of Marias Pass. Without John F Stevens' discovery of this legendary crossing of the divide, the privately fi... (more)
An Amtrak Cascades train makes its way through the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Tunnel, water, mountains and million dollar homes... this place has it all!
Triple Headed Coast Starlight. Leading are two P42DC and a P32-8 BWH.
The westbound Southwest Chief passes a lone semaphore at Los Cerrillos between Lamy and Albuquerque.
A late Amtrak Crescent train 20 enters the double track at Red Hill.
The Empire Builder makes its way through the Cascade Mountains on the Scenic Sub, passing over Sunset Falls.
Amtrak's westbound Cardinal train 51 exits the Norfolk Southern Washington District main line and enters the Buckingham Branch Orange Subdivision in the Town of Orange.