A northbound Pacific Surfliner train rolls along the Pacific Ocean in the late afternoon light of a cool December day.
With the holidays coming up, VIA 6429 & VIA 6427 lead a longer than usual VIA 61 as the engineer climbs back into the lead engine at Dorval Station on a stormy day. In the background a large crowd... (more)
Engineer Craig Willett is at the controls of F40PH No. 357 on Amtrak No. 8, the eastbound Empire Builder, at East Hastings, Minnesota, on November 9, 1992.
The eastbound Pioneer is climbing Sherman Hill at Hermosa in this scene from 1991. Just ahead are the dual bores of Hermosa Tunnel--and then the final climb to the summit before dropping downgrade... (more)
VIA 6424 is in charge of VIA 61 heading west during a snowstorm. For more train photos, check out http://www.flickr.com/photos/mtlwestrailfan/
Suburban kicks up the snow heading under the CN. Willis (aka Sears) Tower can be seen in the background.
A southbound Amtrak Cascade prepares to leave Seattle's King Street Station in the mid 1990's.
In the fall of 2011 only one of the ex Rio Grande Ski Train F40s CN acquired to run their Agawa Canyon Tour Train had been repainted, the remaining two still in the bumble-bee yellow and black sch... (more)
The train departs the Grand Canyon Depot right on time at 3:30pm.
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 be wyed for the return trip to Chicago.
Amtrak 712 makes its station stop at Stockton before it continues for points south.