Amtrak Cascades heads south past Chambers Bay Golf Course in University place in golden light after a storm rolled through.
Southbound No.11, the coast Starlight, crosses over Elkhorn Slough which is the Elkhorn National Estuarine Research Reserve.
A Rohr Turbo set running northbound from New York to Albany exits the Breakneck Ridge tunnel at Cold Spring, NY, on a summer afternoon. The distinctive scent of jet fuel from its exhaust will hang... (more)
The evening California Zephyr passes a BNSF team that is working sorting hoppers in the Denver Yard. After pulling into the yard the Amtrak will then back into Denver Union Station.
The westbound Lakeshore limited Amtrak P449 hustles through Chester, MA just has the annual Chester On Track wraps it up until next year.
Meatball on the Portal - The AEM-7s have all been retired, but not this 100+ year old bottleneck on the Northeast Corridor. Here at the Hackensack River 4 tracks merge into two with a s... (more)
Amtrak's Phase I anniversary unit leads the Westbound Capitol Limited through West Newton, PA. The station, built in 1893, was never a stop on the Capitol Limited, but was used in commuter servic... (more)
My son gets off an Amtrak after his very first mainline train ride. (Stacey Whitman photo)
Amtrak No. 5 heads west out of Plainview, Colorado, on the morning of May 14, 2017. The train is passing through Tunnel 3 in a series of tunnels that penetrate the unique Flatiron rock formations,... (more)
Amtrak Cascades heads past scenic Chambers Bay Golf Course on a peaceful summer evening near last light.
A northbound Amtrak Cascades heads under the Tacoma Narrows bridges with the Seahawks cabbage on the rear.
Amtrak no.11 the southbound Coast Starlight has just left the Jack London Station and rolls down the street on the Niles Sub. Jack London Square is named for the famed Jack London, an American nov... (more)
Amtrak Empire Service train 233 rolls westward across the Spuyten Duyvil swing bridge behind P32AC-DM 715.
Back in the Saddle Cab AgainIn March of 1973, a few friends and I were fortunate enough to get into the cab of a S... (more)