Making a quick station stop on a brisk November morning.
#4 passes through the set of semaphores at the west end of Chapelle, NM on 9/17/13.
Amtrak 48 leads the AMTK 817 as train #4 cruises through the eastern most set of semaphores on the BNSF Raton Sub at MP 706.1 , Robinson, NM 9/17/13.
Amtrak's number 3 train aka the "Southwest Chief" pulls into the Galesburg Amtrak Station to make passenger drop-offs and pick-ups. The engineer was very friendly handing us a pack of bottled wate... (more)
Amtrak Capital Limited train #29 arrives at Martinsburg.
East of Duke, the Empire Builder slows for Red Wing. The smell of brake shoe smoke and pancakes with bacon as it went by was an added treat to a perfect shooting day.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief accelerates out of the station in Fullerton, California, on Friday, October 26th, 2012. with just 2239 miles to go, train #4 will arrive in Chicago, Illinois, at 3... (more)
#5 highballs west at Plano.
Sunset is approaching on the beach in Carpenteria as a slightly late #11 (Coast Starlight) prepares to experience what else but the coast starlight.
Amtrak's Coast Starlight crosses the Stenner Creek Trestle as it descends into San Luis Obispo.
The Amtrak Coast Starlight descends the Golden Hills of Cuesta Pass north of San Luis Obispo.
A bridge assists the tardy Coast Starlight across the Willamette River and Franklin Blvd.
The Approach – The Eastbound Southwest Chief approaches the Fullerton train station on a warm Spring evening.
Meet at the Ball Field – Amtrak Train Number 4, the Southwest Chief pulls into the station in Fullerton California while an Eastbound manifest waits out a red on Main #2 at Fullerton Junction.
The passenger's aboard Cascades 509 have just emerged from about a minute of darkness, to be treated to a great view of the Tacoma Narrows on the Puget Sound. But they can't see what we can... Mt... (more)