The eastbound Empire Builder passes St. Mary's church as it briefly skirts frozen Pewaukee Lake.
A new era. The interior of the first Viewliner II Diner to enter revenue service is a welcome, warm and contemporary atmosphere. These cars will ultimately replace the last of the Heritage... (more)
Viewliner I vs Viewliner II. On the left is Viewliner II Diner #68001, and on the right is Viewliner I Sleeper 62017. Viewliner II cars have subtle body changes, including a smooth seam in... (more)
You don't see this everyday. A Superliner II Sightseer Lounge coupled to a Viewliner I Sleeper. The cars cannot operate like this as aside from it being impossible to go from one car to th... (more)
Behind the Scenes. Ann of the Amtrak Marketing Department scrutinizes photos on a computer screen inside the first Viewliner II Dining car to have entered revenue service. A major photo sh... (more)
Amtrak heads down the streets of town.
The Amtrak station in Omaha is a well preserved classic example (with the exception of the missing arrow logo on the exterior) of the 1970s/1980s era Amtrak cookie cutter station design that helpe... (more)
Cars pull up and roll out of the station as the California Zephyr makes its nightly stop.
Making its way up a steep grade, the westbound California Zephyr twists and turns its way through the mountains. I believe this is somewhere in Colorado.
The easbound Maple Leaf plods along through the farmland of upstate NY on a dreary winter day.
Former Conrail 1989 lost its can opener but still wears a bright coat of Conrail Blue. When working for Conrail this unit worked in central New York and may have worked the Auburn local when this ... (more)
A matched set of lightening striped triple axle truck units switches out some gons in the Auburn Yard.
Amtrak Empire Service train 284 kicks up the freshly fallen snow through upstate NY.
It's a Pumpkin Patch! This ex United States Army flat car is still in service, now for Amtrak. The original Army green and white lettering is still visible decades after it was built.