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)
Running over four hours late, Amtrak's southbound Crescent is seen charging through Buford, Georgia at track speed, attempting to make up as much time as possible before reaching its termin... (more)
Amtrak train #56, "The Vermonter", starts across the Susquehanna River bridge as it rolls through GRACE interlocking.
Featured here, moments prior to pulling away from the station platform in Lamy, NM we see Amtrak's Southwest Chief. Running approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes behind schedule, the train makes an... (more)
AMT 109 pushes the deadheading Adirondack past Montreal's increasingly condo-filled skyline.
A Amtrak Northeast Regional shoots across the James River Trestle on a busy Saturday morning.