Amtrak 97 leads the Westbound California Zephyr out of Truckee in September 1998.
Another late # 8 rolls thru Big Lake.
Lots of snow in the Montana Rockies this year, so much so that an avalanche closed this route near Java yesterday. Earlier in February the Empire Builder made for a fine, albeit late, sight curvin... (more)
Rudolph sticks out well in the snow.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief, currently endangered, screams across the high plains adjacent to the Sangre de Cristo mountains in northern New Mexico.
Amtrak returns to Phoenix... sort of. Amtrak NPCU 406, an F40PH, leads the Amtrak Exhibit Train down the Chandler Industrial Lead to the Arizona Railway Museum where it will spend the weekend on ... (more)
Amtrack train heads south just emerging from one of the many tunnels along a murky Hudson River as seen from Storm King Mountain with some nice ice formations still clinging to the rocks with lit... (more)
Three P42s rest in CUS.
Long distance trains are worked on in the yard and readied for their afternoon departures.
The Capitol Limited running about 6hrs late through CP Leets.
A conductor provides hand signals guiding his engineer in for the couple to this genset.
The California Zephyr is almost ready to depart, and the winter sun is fading fast.
Amtrak knocks the Tri-light signals down at 328.5
Amtrak F40s, 210 and 323 stand at Springfield in 1999.
Amtrak P32BWH #507 on the point of the Coast Starlight, San Luis Obispo, CA. For more pics & videos from my collection see my website at http://northamericabyrail.info (New trips added)