Amtraks eastbound Empire Builder was running a little over an hour late passing Lake Pepin adjacent the Mississippi River near Maple Springs
Occasionally the clouds will let you win...
Beautiful vista with the view extending to the north end of Peekskill
If you think about it, there are actually four DMIR paint jobs you can catch in the Duluth region. In addition to the two out of Proctor in CN service, the North Shore Scenic uses this and sister... (more)
Amtrak's eastbound California Zephyr rises up from the Green River, and the low point of the Denver & Rio Grande Western mainline, skimming along at the base of Utah's Book Cliffs on a warm summer... (more)
A 1967-built ex-NYC GP40 leads a MARC PX out of Gettysburg, bound for Hagerstown, MD. The train is about to enter the railroad cut, where, on the morning of July 1, 1863, the Confederate brigade ... (more)
"Taking in the Scenery"
Three fellow RailPictures contributors (Austin S., Steven Welch and Marshall K. Starks) enjoy the wilderness as we glide over the jointed rail of the Alaska... (more)
Double the steam means double the excitement. Ian Riley's famous "Black 5's" were on a Southend-Norwich Cathedrals Express railtour, seen passing by a bitterly cold, yet eerily quiet The... (more)
A train of high proof hooch takes a right to stay on the Chicago Line. By the alignment of the tracks, it is easy to tell the former Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Line (now Grand Elk Railway) wa... (more)
BR 60163 "Mayflower" was running in home territory in East Anglia, hauling the Easterling railtour from Kings Cross to Lowestoft back to Liverpool St. Here it's hauling through Thetford ... (more)
B&O 722 leads a spring railfan excursion in West Virginia
Ajecta association preserves steam trains and old cars. These steams are preserved and exposed in Longueville near Paris.