After deboarding at the end of the line, I say hello to the locomotive that has been leading me across the country for the past 55 or so hours.
A change in consists. Up until a recent timetable change VIA 63 has always been composed of all or nearly all stainless steel cars, but it now sometimes sports a consist of four LRC cars, a... (more)
The Conductor of ES44AC No.5315 is on the ground to watch the rollby of Amtrak No. 145 with the Key Tours Sierra Scenic Tour Train. With congestion on both mains, No.145 will cross over in front ... (more)
Battling the stiff grade out of Bealville as the sun dips below the horizon, Amtrak 11, the southbound Coast Starlight, turns toward Tunnel 3 as it detours over Tehachapi Pass. Turning inland afte... (more)
Amtrak’s daily Vermonter train makes its Randolph, Vermont stop on the last day of November. Amtrak commemorative P42DC #184 rolls into the classic New England scene on the southbound trek.
2017 AAPRCO Convention special at Solvay, New York.
Amtrak 183 leads the Southwest Chief west through Brookfield.
Amtrak locomotive 56 poses next to a C&O boxcar.
A late running Capitol Limited from Chicago rounds the curve into the Harpers Ferry Amtrak station.
Making its second to last run before the October 9 schedule change, LARail.com's private cars Overland Trail, Pacific Trail and Silver Splendor skirt the ex-Southern Pacific coast line just north ... (more)
Tardy "Silver Meteor" with the Veterans unit leading the way...just behind me, on the other side of the overpass, is AMTK 145 sitting at the Auto Train switch and down the road ahead is ... (more)
Amtrak Northeast Regional train 194 stopped at Main Street Station.
Southbound Amtrak Vermonter train #55 is seen crossing the Sugar River trestle at Claremont, NH, with Amtrak P42 #184 leading the 5-Car Train.
Southbound Amtrak Vermonter train #55 is seen crossing the Boston & Maine stone arch bridge at Bernardston, MA, with Amtrak P42 #184 leading the 5-Car Train.
Amtrak 5 rounds the bend at Yarmony on the UP Moffat Tunnel Sub.