The Amtrak Special that came down the NYSW from Syracuse stops at the South end of the old Bevier Street yard before continuing on to Scranton, PA.
A brief spot of sun shines on AMTK 156 in the Heritage Scheme before it leaves Denver's Union Station under otherwise generally stormy conditions.
Amtrak Phase I Heritage 156 leads the Capitol Limited westbound over Interstate 81 in Martinsburg, WV.
The Capitol Limited with a bloody nose heads west on track 2 past Brunswick MD for Cumberland and beyond.
A Wild Ride! Chasing the PRS special was a wild ride, especially on the way to Cliff. My friend and drove the back roads of Tehachapi and just after it rains, it's a slip and slide all th... (more)
After spending the 4th of July in Spencer, NC during the 30th Anniversary celebration of Norfolk Southern, Amtrak's Phase I 'Bloody Nose' P42DC leads the westbound Cardinal by the Chesapeake & Ohi... (more)
Rolling along the ex Rio Grande, engineer and RP contributor Tom Magazin has Amtrak's Phase 1 heritage locomotive up to track spped leading the California Zephyr.
It was a nice sight, as the "Pointless Arrow" Amtrak heritage unit (Phase I) came rolling around the corner in Biggsville. This is Amtrak #5, the outbound California Zephyr, about 25 miles from it... (more)
Amtrak No. 5, the California Zephyr is westbound, but for a moment on the approach to Big 10 Curve, is pointed east, as the train travels between Rocky and Clay on the morning of May 31, 2012. Cla... (more)
AMTK 156 skirts along the UP Greeley Sub at La Salle, CO.
Running late as usual, Amtrak #5 "The California Zephyr" has its dynamic brakes on as they slow for the permanent speed restriction in La Salle as they head north towards Speer and beyond to Emery... (more)
The Pointless Arrow returns to Wyoming as the Westbound California Zephyr is led by the Phase I P42.
Amtrak#5 races north with AMTK 156. the Heritage Unit leading, as it detours on the UP Greeley Sub.
AMTK 156 West races the sunset on the planet of Mars, with the California Zephyr in tow... Really, its Eastern Utah, not Mars!