A Pacific Railroad Society Tehachapi Pass excursion coasts downgrade between Warren and Mojave with Amtrak's "Pointless Arrow" heritage locomotive and a Dash 8 powering the train.
The first visit of #156 to Florida, headed south to Miami.
One day after leading the Friends of the 261 fall color excursion, AMTK 156 leads the eastbound Empire Builder through the brilliant color along the Mississippi at Dresbach.
Heritage Unit #156 leads a westbound P029 at Weverton. Also in the consist is the deadheading Martina McBride tour cars.
Amtrak 156 leads the Friends of 261 special down the hill into St. Paul, bound for La Crescent, Minnesota.
The Friends of 261 fall colors trip holds the main at Homer for a meet with an eastbound freight and the Empire Builder.
Amtrak 156 - in heritage paint - was tapped to pull a special excursion for the Friends of 261 between Minneapolis and La Crescent, Minnesota. The unit was given a good bath before the trips. It... (more)
Amtrak 156 cruises along the Mississippi River at Maple Springs, pulling a Friends of 261 special excursion along the former Milwaukee Road main line between Minneapolis and Chicago.
Amtrak Heritage unit #156 leads the Friends of the 261 Fall Color Excursion over the Kettle River in Sandstone, MN.
Amtrak 156 is leading train 355 westward on the Michigan Line near the Detroit/Dearborn city limits. This location is near the western end of Livernois Yard, which served as the major hump yard ... (more)
Amtrak 156 fills in for the MILW 261 which is currently getting rebuilt. The train looked sharp with a solid set of Milwaukee cars.
AMTK 156 substitutes for the MILW 261 which is currently getting overhauled in Minneapolis. The train looked sharp with a solid set of MILW cars behind the locomotive.
The Fall Color Special heads west across the Mississippi River Bridge while a couple fishing look on.
Rolling up to Tower CK right on schedule, this years fall color train looks stellar with the phase I heritage motor and all matching Milwaukee cars.