Amtrak No. 6, the eastbound California Zephyr, drops downgrade out of Tunnel 1 and crosses the mouth of Coal Creek Canyon east of Plain, Colorado, on the afternoon of April 30, 2014. The city of D... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr is led by “Phase I Heritage” GE P42DC No. 156 just east of Plain, Colorado, on the morning of March 30, 2014.
AMTK 156 backs into the newly renovated Denver Union Station.
Amtrak No. 5, the California Zephyr, climbs through the curves on the approach to Tunnel 1 east of Plainview, Colorado, on March 30, 2014. On the rear are two private cars; the Puget Sound and Sie... (more)
Running about an hour and a half late, Amtrak No. 5, the California Zephyr, curves toward Tunnel 1 east of Plainview on a warm spring morning in Colorado on March 30, 2014.
This unit really stands out in the snow.
Rudolph sticks out well in the snow.
One of Amtrak's Heritage diesels, P42DC 156, is on the point of train #4 on the last day of January 2014. The train, the Southwest Chief, makes its first station stop after departing Los A... (more)
Some heritage on the last day of 2013
So long 2013
Amtrak Phase I P42 number 156 leads the northbound Coast Starlight across the trestle at Gaviota Beach on a beautiful December day.
The Heritage I "Bloody Nose" unit leads the southbound Coast Starlight on a still summer morning.
NREX 3075 waiting on the southbound Heartland Flyer at Ardmore Ok
Amtrak's Heritage I on the Coast Starlight
Amtrak Heartland Flyer over one hour late. Didn't expect to see 821 while chasing a KCS train to BNSF Metro JCT. An 18-wheeler rock hauler bottomed out at a rural crossing, and getting stuck. Caus... (more)