Similar shots have been taken countless times, but it was thrilling to see the shot for myself. The westbound Capitol Limited approaches its station stop at Harpers Ferry, WV on a beautiful May af... (more)
Already several hours late, the westbound Empire Builder departs the Dells and heads over the Wisconsin River.
Amtrak’s “Phase I Heritage” locomotive, GE P42DC No. 156, pilots the eastbound California Zephyr around Big 10 Curve west of Rocky, Colorado, on the afternoon of June 1, 2014. Nice, clean air prov... (more)
Amtrak 06T negotiates the broad curve entering Bolivar at MP 295.
July 27, 2014. Here we have Amtrak’s Los Angeles bound Southwest Chief #3 as it makes an appearance just outside of Galisteo, NM, on an absolutely beautiful mid-summer afternoon.
July 28, 2014. While en route to Albuquerque, NM, here is Amtrak’s westbound Southwest Chief #3 as it makes its way through Galisteo, NM on a gorgeous mid-summer afternoon.
Motor 83 was paired with the one spot on the Starlight this trip south, seen here at the north side of Tenino, WA.
Amtrak P448 Is Running About A Hour And A Half late After Hitting A Tree Somewhere Up The Line, Did Some Damage To The Leader A Broken Ditch Light And A Huge Branch Stuck On The Front Of The Train... (more)
With a parishioner undergoing back surgery in St Cloud later in the morning, I was happy to get up early and see a few trains before heading to the hospital. I was even happier when I saw an alre... (more)
Amtrak 30 the Capitol Limited running late makes its way through the "S" curve just west of the crossing at Fairhope PA.
Greatly delayed by a derailment the day before a very later Lakeshore rolls east through Swanton by classic NYC signals.
Early morning light catches the eastbound California Zepher as it races east of Helper.
On a nice sunny Saturday Amtrak's Capitol Limited passenger train from Washington D.C to Chicago quickly pulls in with a nice horn salute to pick up about a dozen passengers from Harpers Ferry sta... (more)
VIA train #55 from Montreal to Toronto via Ottawa is a few minutes behind schedule as it winds its way through residential neighborhoods to its next station stop at Brockville. (Pentax K-5)